🇧🇩 Meanwhile Bangladesh Post has released some more stamps dealing with events in the life of its own modern icon, the Father of the Nation, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman who led the country’s struggle to gain independence from rule by Pakistan in 1971. I have featured several of these in earlier blogs but now feature better illustrations. Generally the dates of the events (day and month) appearing on the stamps are the dates of issue in 2021 on the anniversaries of the featured events.
3 January 2021 - 53rd anniversary of the Agartala Conspiracy Case - 1 stamp.
8 January 2021 - 49th anniversary of Sheikh Mujib’s release from prison, ‘Jail Release Day’ - 1 stamp.
10 January 2021 - 49th anniversary of Sheikh Mujib’s return to Bangladesh after his release from prison - 1 stamp.
12 January 2021 - 49th anniversary of Sheikh Mujib’s appointment as prime minister of Bangladesh - 1 stamp.
24 January 2021 - Mass Upsurge Day - 1 stamp.
25 January 2021 - 46th anniversary of Sheikh Mujib’s swearing in as President of Bangladesh - 1 stamp.
5 February 2021 - 55th anniversary of Sheikh Mujib’s Six Point Demand - 1 stamp.
22 February 2021 - 52nd anniversary of the Withdrawal of the Agartala Conspiracy case - 1 stamp.
23 February 2021 - 52nd anniversary of Sheikh Mujib being bestowed with the title Bangabandhu (Father of the Nation) - 1 stamp.
7 March 2021 - ‘The Historic 7 March Day’ - 1 miniature sheet containing a single stamp.