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Democracy Day observed

  • Published at 07:03 pm December 6th, 2019
Democracy Day
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Different political parties and socio-cultural organizations observed the day with various programs

The Democracy Day has been observed in the country marking the fall of autocratic ruler HM Ershad in 1990.

Different political parties and socio-cultural organizations observed the day on Friday with various programs, reports UNB.

On December 6, 1990, military dictator Ershad stepped down in the face of a mass upsurge and handed power over to a caretaker government ending his nine years of autocratic rule which began through grabbing power in a coup on March 24, 1982.