Recognising Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

I’m broken by the news of Sheikh Mujib’s death. He was a great leader. His extraordinary heroism has been a source of inspiration for the people of Asia and Africa.

Indira Gandhi

Former Prime Minister of the Republic of India

I have not seen the Himalayas. But I have seen Sheikh Mujib. In personality and in courage, this man is the Himalayas.

Fidel Castro

Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Cuba

As long as Padma, Meghna, Gouri, Jamuna flows on, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, your accomplishment will also live on.

Annada Shankar Ray

Bengali Poet and Essayist

Bangabandhu is the bravest leader of all time.

Pranab Mukherjee

Former President of the Republic of India

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is an icon of democracy, a towering figure and great friend of India.

Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Of the Republic of India

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman does not belong to Bangladesh alone. He is the harbinger of freedom for all Bengalis.

Mohamed Hassanein Heikal

Egyptian Journalist & Editor-In-Chief of the Cairo Newspaper Al-Ahram

To have removed such brave & brilliant leadership through violence and cowardice is a heinous crime. Despite this, Bangladesh is making Bangabandhu's dreams a reality under the leadership of his daughter.

Jon Kerry

Former Secretary of State, USA

The speciality of Mujib’s character was his uncompromising fighting leadership with a generous heart.

Yasser Arafat

Chairman, PLO. Nobel Peace Prize Winner

I am deeply moved to be in this very special home, humbled by this great sacrifice and inspired.

Angelina Jolie

American Actress, Filmmaker & Humanitarian