Sharmeen Ahmed , the daughter of Tajuddin Ahmed , the first Prime Minister of the exiled government of Bangladesh , in this exclusive interview with VOA Bangla Service, recalls the genesis of the government.
It was Tajuddin’s intelligence and sagacity which brought Bangladesh into being. Tajuddin Ahmed’s dedication for his motherland, his superb planning and his unbending vows to free his country from the clutches of the neo-colonial power brought a dream into reality.
Sharmeen also talks about her father’s meeting with the then Prime Minister of India Mrs Indira Gandhi who took positive initiatives to help Bangladesh gain freedom . Sharmeen has been living in the USA since early eighties. She is a social worker, a woman activist and person who is involved in multi-faith activities.