Sheikh Abdul Aziz (Bangladeshi politician)

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Sheikh Abdul Aziz
Minister of Information
In office
August 1973 September 1973
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Political party Bangladesh Awami League

Sheikh Abdul Aziz is a Bangladesh Awami League politician and the Minister of Information from August 1973 to September 1973. [1]

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Bangladesh, officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh, is a country in South Asia. It shares land borders with India and Myanmar (Burma). The country's maritime territory in the Bay of Bengal is roughly equal to the size of its land area. Bangladesh is the world's eighth most populous country as well as its most densely-populated, to the exclusion of small island nations and city-states. Dhaka is its capital and largest city, followed by Chittagong, which has the country's largest port. Bangladesh forms the largest and easternmost part of the Bengal region. Bangladeshis include people from a range of ethnic groups and religions. Bengalis, who speak the official Bengali language, make up 98% of the population. The politically dominant Bengali Muslims make the nation the world's third largest Muslim-majority country. Islam is the official religion of Bangladesh.

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References

  1. Rahman, Syedur. Historical Dictionary of Bangladesh. Scarecrow Press. p. 306. ISBN   9780810874534 . Retrieved 9 October 2016.