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    National Martyrs' Monument Bangladesh
    Symbol of Struggle 03.16.2011 TRAVEL INFO
    Dhaka, Bangladesh [ Book Hostels in Dhaka ]
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    The National Martyrs' Monument in Bangladesh located at Savar, 35km from Dhaka, represents the valour and sacrifice of those who died in the stuggle for Bangladesh's independence. The Muslim conquerors held control of the area from the 13th century. From the 15th Century, Europeans from the countries of Portugal, Holland, France and Britain discovered the area and started to exert an economic influence over the region. The British gained political rule in 1757 by defeating the last Muslim ruler...