Origin[ edit ] Bangladesh origins lie in Bengala province of the British Raj that included present-day West Bengal. Between and it was intermittently governed by a popularly elected ministrywhose head is often designated the Premier of Bengal. All three erstwhile Bengal premiers— A.
She is the eldest of five children of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founder of independent Bangladesh. She graduated from the University of Dhaka in She actively participated in all the mass movements since her student life.
Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman along with the members of his family was martyred on the fateful night of 15 August Sheikh Hasina and her younger sister Sheikh Rehana were the only survivors as they were in West Germany at that time.
Later she went to the United Kingdom from where she started her movement against the autocratic rule in Sheikh Hasina was unanimously elected President of Bangladesh Awami League in in her absence, while she was forced to live in exile in New Delhi.
In the parliamentary election held inshe won three seats. She was elected Leader of the Opposition. She led the historic mass movement in and announced the constitutional formula for peaceful transfer of power through Articles 51 and 56 of the Constitution.
Following the election of Sheikh Hasina became Leader of the Opposition in the country's Fifth Parliament, she steered all the political parties in the parliament towards changing the Presidential system into the Parliamentary one.
Sheikh Hasina created awareness among the people and waged a struggle for Non-party Caretaker Government to ensure free and fair polls. Her movement reached the peak after a non-cooperation movement in March and the provision for Non-party Caretaker Government was incorporated in the Constitution.
After becoming the Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina adopted a number of pragmatic policies for overall development of the nation including poverty alleviation.
During the last four years her government achieved laudable success including signing of the historic 30 year Ganges Water Sharing Treaty with India, signing of historic peace Accord on Chittagong Hill Tracts and inauguration of the Bangabandhu Bridge on the river Jamuna.
She was also conferred the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, on the ground of her distinguished creative contributions in the service of society by the Australian National University on 20 October Dhaka University conferred Honorary 'Doctor of Laws' degree to Sheikh Hasina on 18 December, for her outstanding contribution towards peace and democracy.
The World famous Catholic University of Brussels, Belgium conferred Honorary Doctorate degree Doctor Honoris Causa on Sheikh Hasina on 04 February, for her decisive role in establishing democracy, protecting human rights and peace.
Prime Minister Sheikh received prestigious Pearl S. Buck Award '99 on 9 April in recognition of her vision, courage, achievements in political, economic and humanitarian fields by Randolph Macon Women's College of USA.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh throughout her life has been a strong proponent of peace, freedom and democracy. From an early age, inspired by the lofty ideals and love for the people of her father, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the liberator of Bangladesh, She developed a strong sense of identity for the common people.
She always spoke out against oppression and violation of human rights. This commitment has hardened over the years, particularly when her parents, brothers and scores of relatives were brutally assassinated by the misguided members of the military in soon after the independence of Bangladesh.
Since that time her resolve for democracy and development for the teeming millions of Bangladesh has become firmly entrenched. She struggled for the return of democracy in Bangladesh and fought valiantly for its establishment in the country in every possible manner. She was committed to making Parliament the centre of all national activities.
Inthe people of Bangladesh gave her a strong mandate as the Prime Minister of the country.Virgo Horoscope / Virgo Astrology Virgo Horoscope-An Overview.
Virgo Horoscope sees you all set to find progress at work as well as better finances in Bangladesh recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in Government Budget in Bangladesh averaged percent of GDP from until , reaching an all time high of percent of GDP in and a record low of .
Muhammad Yunus is that rare thing: a bona fide visionary. His dream is the total eradication of poverty from the world.
In , against the advice of banking and government officials, Yunus established Grameen, a bank devoted to providing the poorest of Bangladesh with minuscule loans. system of Bangladesh, focusing on Bangladesh’s tax administration, budget process, public procurement process, and external audit and parliamentary oversight.
The office of the Prime Minister is located at Tejgaon in Dhaka city. It is considered a ministry of the government and among other duties, provides clerical, security, and other support to the prime minister, governs intelligence affairs, NGOs, and arranges protocol and ceremonies.. Leader of the House.
The utility electricity sector in Bangladesh has one national grid with an installed capacity of 16, MW as of July Bangladesh's energy sector is booming.