Bangabandhu Memorial Complex
Bangabandhu Mausoleum Complex is situated at Tungipara Upazila of Gopalganj district under Dhaka division, Bangladesh. The Mausoleum Complex is located at the Tungipara town. The Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was born at Tungipara and his grave is also here.
Geography: Tungipara is located at 22.9000°N 89.8833°E on the north-eastern bank of the Modhumoti River.
History: Tungipara was the birthplace of Bangobandhu. So people of all classes of Tungipara paying their response to Bangobandhu started fighting against the Pakistani rulers for the independence.On 10 March 1971 the members of Borni Union Ali Molla, Gazi Md. Salah Uddin, Moktar Hossain Molla, and Harunur Rashid took Demy rifle from Gopalgonj and started Gerila attack in several places.Taking training from India Sheikh Ahmed Mirza joined in the liberation war under Major Jolil in sector 9.
Description of Mausoleum: Infront on mazar entry gate at Mausoleum. The building at the leftside was his parents house. The Bangabandhu Mausoleum Complex is at the right side. Here is the graveyard of great Sheikh Mujibur Rahman the father of our national who was killed in the year 1975, 15th August.
How to go: From Dhaka by bus. It is 144 km from Dhaka.