Rawshan Ara Bachchu

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Rawshan Ara Bachchu (17 December 1932 – 3 December 2019) was a Bangladeshi activist.[1] She took part in Bengali Language Movement in 1952.[2][3] She was awarded Anannya Top Ten Awards in 2009.[4] She was born in Kulaura, Sylhet, Assam Province, British India.[5]

Bachchu died on 3 December 2019 in Dhaka, Bangladesh at the age of 86.[6]

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  1. "Study of philosophy can eliminate superstitions". The Daily Star. 2010-03-13. Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  2. "8 language veterans honoured". The Daily Star. 2011-02-27. Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  3. "Women freedom fighters and language activists honoured". The Daily Star. 2004-03-26. Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  4. "Give due recognition to women's contribution". The Daily Star. 2010-04-05. Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  5. রওশন আরা বাচ্চু [Rawshan Ara Bachchu]. Ittefaq (in Bengali). 2014-02-10. Retrieved 2018-07-14.
  6. Language hero Rowshon Ara Bachchu passes away