The Asad Gate sculpture

The Asad Gate sculpture
Location: Asad Gate, Near Mohammadpur, Dhaka
Finance by: Zila Parishad, Dhaka
History: Amanullah Asaduzzaman (Bengali: আমানুল্লাহ মোহাম্মদ আসাদুজ্জামান), a student, was killed by the police on January 20, 1969. In remembrance of his sacrifice, the gate which was formerly known as Ayub Gate was renamed as Asad Gate. In recognition of the sacrifice of Shaheed Asad , a day, Shaheed Asad Day is observed on January, 20th of each year in Bangladesh.

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