List of massacres in Bangladesh

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The following is a list of massacres that have occurred in Bangladesh (numbers may be approximate):

Name Date Location Deaths Notes
1971 Bangladesh atrocities starting 25 March 1971- 16 December 1971 200,000-3,000,000
1971 Dhaka University massacre 25 March 1971 University of Dhaka 310+
1971 killing of Bengali intellectuals 25 March-14 December 1971 not counted, in order of hundreds
Shankharipara massacre 26 March 1971 Shankaripara, Dhaka estimated 8,000
Shankharibazar massacre 26 March 1971 Shankharibazar, Dhaka
Ramna massacre 27 March 1971 Ramna Kali Temple, Ramna, Dhaka 250
Sutrapur massacre 27 March 1971 Sutrapur, Dhaka 15
Jinjira massacre 1 April 1971 across the Buriganga River from Dhaka 1000+
Akhira massacre 17 April 1971 Baraihat, Dinajpur 93-125
Jathibhanga massacre 21 April 1971 Sree Angan, Faridpur 8
Sree Angan massacre 23 April 1971 Jathibhanga, Thakurgaon 3,000-3,500
Karai Kadipur massacre 26 April 1971 Karai Kadipur, Joypurhat 370
Kaliganj massacre 27 April 1971 Kaliganj, Rangpur 400
Ishangopalpur massacre 2 May 1971 Ishangopalpur, Faridpur 28
Muzaffarabad massacre 3 May 1971 Patiya, Chittagong more than 300
Naria massacre 5 May 1971 Naria, Sylhet 28
Gopalpur massacre 5 May 1971 Lalpur Upazila, Natore 195
Demra massacre 13 May 1971 Demra, Pabna District more than 900
Satanikhil massacre 14 May 1971 Kewar, Dhaka district 14
Baria massacre 14 May 1971 Baria, Dhaka district 200
Ketnar Bil massacre 15 May 1971 Ketnar Bil, Barisal more than 500
Char Bhadrasan massacre middle of May, 1971 Char Bhadrasan, Faridpur 50-60
Hasamdia massacre 16 May 1971 Boalmari, Faridpur 33
Sendia massacre 20 May 1971 Sendia, Faridpur 127
Chuknagar massacre 20 May 1971 Khulna 8000-10,000
Galimpur massacre 20 May 1971 Galimpur, Sylhet 33
Dakra massacre 21 May 1971 Dakra, Khulna more than 2,000
Madhyapara massacre 22 May 1971 Palong, Faridpur 370
Bhimnali massacre 22 May 1971 Bhimnali, Barisal 15
Bakhrabad massacre 24 May 1971 Bakhrabad, Comilla 142
Burunga massacre 26 May 1971 Burunga, Sylhet 71-94
Bagbati massacre 27 May 1971 Bagbati, Pabna more than 200
Barguna massacre 29-30 May 1971 Barguna sub-divisional jail, Patuakhali more than 100
Daldalia massacre 2 June 1971 Daldalia, Rangpur 20
Golaghat massacre 13 June 1971 Golaghat, Nilphamari 437
Adityapur massacre 14 June 1971 Adiyapur, Sylhet 63
Makalkandi massacre 18 August 1971 Habiganj, Sylhet more than 100
Pomara massacre 14 September 1971 Pomara, Chittagong 13
Krishnapur massacre 18 September 1971 Krishnapur, Sylhet 127
Suryamani massacre 7 October 1971 Suryamani, Barisal 24
Shankharikathi massacre 4 November 1971 Shankharikathi, Khulna 42
1974 Ramna massacre 17 March 1974 Ramna, Dhaka 40-50
1988 Chittagong massacre 24 January 1988 Lal dighi, Chittagong 370
Logang massacre 10 April 1992 Logang village, Khagrachari District Unknown
2013 Shapla Square protests 5-6 May 2013 Shapla Square, Dhaka; Bagerhat, Narayanganj Disputed