Maulana Bhashani House

Maulana Bhashani House

The house is named after the name of a popular political leader Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani (12 December 1880 – 17 November 1976) shortened as Maulana Bhashani. He was popular as an Islamic scholar too. His political tenure spanned the British colonial India, Pakistan and Bangladesh period. He is popularly known with the honorary title Mazlum Janoneta ( leader of the oppressed) for his life long stance for the poor suffered by establishment. He gained nationwide mats popularity among the peasants.

In 2004, Bhashani was ranked number 8 in BBC’S poll of the greatest Bengali of all time.