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Bakhrabad massacre

Bakhrabad massacre
বাখরাবাদ হত্যাকান্ড
Bakhrabad massacre is located in Bangladesh
Bakhrabad massacre
Location Bakhrabad, Comilla, Bangladesh
Date 24 May 1971 (UTC+6:00)
Target Bengali Hindus
Attack type
Burst fire, mass murder, massacre
Weapons Light Machine Guns
Deaths 142
Perpetrators Pakistani Army, Razakars

Bakhrabad massacre (Bengali: বাখরাবাদ হত্যাকান্ড) was a massacre of the Hindu population of Bakhrabad village, in the district of the Comilla, on 24 May 1971 by the Pakistani army with the help of Al Badr and Al Shams, during the Bangladesh Liberation War.[1][2][3]


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  2. ^ "কুমিল্লার বিভিন্ন বধ্যভূমি পরিদর্শন করেছেন তদন্ত দল". News Comilla. Retrieved January 6, 2012. 
  3. ^ "তিন জেলায় আন্তর্জাতিক অপরাধ ট্রাইব্যুনালের তদন্ত দল". Prothom Alo. November 5, 2010. Retrieved January 6, 2012. 

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