Martyred Intellectuals Memorial
Overview of Martyred Intellectuals Memorial
Martyred Intellectuals Memorial is a memorial built for the memory of the martyred intellectuals of Bangladesh during the Bangladesh Liberation War. The memorial, located in Mirpur area of Dhaka, was designed by architect Mostafa Ali Kuddus. During the Bangladesh Liberation War of 1971, a large number of teachers, doctors, engineers, poets and writers were killed allegedly by Pakistan Army and Al-Badr and Al-Shams militia, their local collaborators. The largest such incident took place on December 14, 1971.
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