2001 in Bangladesh
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List of years in Bangladesh
Events from the year 2001 in Bangladesh.
- Seven people are killed in bomb blast at a Bengali New Year concert in Dhaka.
- Sixteen Indian and three Bangladeshi soldiers killed in their worst border clashes.
- High Court confirms death sentences on 12 ex-army officers for killing Mujib. Only four are in custody.
- 26 August - 50,000 people are marooned by flash flooding.
- 10 October - Khaleda Zia is sworn in as Prime minister of Bangladesh following a landslide election victory.
- 11 October - The producers of Sesame Street were reported to be upset by demonstrations in the country against America that included an image of Bert alongside terror chief Bin Laden.
- "Bangladesh profile". BBC. Retrieved 3 December 2012.
- Flash floods hit 50,000 people in Bangladesh - CNN
- New Bangladesh leader sworn in
- "'Muppet' producers miffed over Bert-bin Laden image". Time Warner. CNN. October 11, 2001. Retrieved 16 August 2014.
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