Fakir Majnu Shah Bridge
Kapasia district, which is located on the river Shitalakshya.
It is the largest bridge in Gazipur district.
However, on 9 May 1997, the then communications minister Anwar Hossain Manju Kapasia on Shitalakshya laid the foundation stone of the bridge.
Which is 390 meters in length and 10 meters in width, 91 percent, 15 million cost to build the bridge. 005 on August 3, the bridge was inaugurated by the then Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia. The bridge on Dhaka-Kapasia-Tok-mathakhola-Itakhola-Kishoreganj direct road link has been established with the wider division.
Who was this Fakir Majnu Shah
British anti-revolutionary movement, one of the brave soldier’s name Fakir Majnu Shah. Fakir Majnu Shah was the spiritual and Sufi saint, the greatest hero in the history of the movement known as the fakir-monk. From 1760 to 1800, he formed the centuries long gone, 40-year monastic movement Fakir. East India Company, the British rule, exploitation, deprivation and apratiroddha jihad against rdubara paradhinatara breaking the chains became the town.
Mir Jafar Ali Khan, Umichand, rayardulabha king, king, king Ballabh, great king Krishna, Jagat Seth, Yar Latif Khan, Khadem Hossain and intrigues of Plassey wilderness Bengali ghaseti begamadera Prasad, Bihar, urisyara the last independent Nawab Siraj-ud-Daulah’s defeat in the the British East India company, while continuing oppression of its people strima roller regime was very strong, the resistance of the walls at the beginning of the Fakir Majnu Shah wrote. Fakir Fakir Majnu sahra monk-led movement, at the same time imbued with the spirit of the Sultan Hyder Ali of Mysore, Tipu Sultan, his worthy son to prevent the advance of the British forces had roared like a lion, man. Later, Maulana Nisar Ali alias Titu Barasat uprising in 1925 and 1931 to fight against Coco Bamboo fort, and his son Maulana Haji Nesar Uddin Shariatullah Forayezi movement Dudu Miah, a continuation of the 1857 revolution in 1971, a bloody good soldier down the stairs, we get great sbadhinata , an independent country, Bangladesh.
Towards the end of the Mughal rule in different parts of India, the monks began to settle and poor communities. Eventually, these monks and artisans, and krsake phakiragana turns. It turns out, though krsake phakiragana colored cloak and monks used to wear kopina. A large part of the fakirs and monks, Mymensingh, Bhawal Parganas and settled in the northern region. North Bengal resident ‘Madari’ community, as well as agricultural work phakiragana daragah and wandered together in pilgrimage areas.
In 1758, the British East India Company and the cult of the monks and the poor pilgrimage tours to different types of taxes are levied. Since 1758 until 1763, this 6-year powerless Nawab of Murshidabad and harassment East India Company, sosane ordinary farmers, artisans and the poor were sannyasigana sarbasbanta-breathing.
Reginald Reynolds writes about the renowned British writer, ” the six-year misrule of muslin jagatbikhyata one-third of workers had fled to the jungles. ”
Famous for linen cotton muslin cloth Kapasia in Gazipur, Sreepur, Kaliganj and Mymensingh region, many farmers, artisans, beggars and madhupurera-sannyasigana claimant had taken refuge in the jungle forest. Against British rule and exploitation and oppressing the peasants revolted against the British karigaragana jumped declared.
Governor General Warren hestinsa bidreuahake the farmers’ external itinerant monk and poor bandits attacked Bangladesh called “fakir monks karigararupi but it was essentially the struggle for independence against the British. English teams were committed by armed rebels of the poor and monastic banikadera factory-Kachari and their local collaborators repeatedly attack on landlords, brokers said. British writer William Hunter said in his book, ” The peasants, artisans, inspired the revolt of the poor monks have destroyed the Mughal army of unemployed and had taken part in the struggle against the British bubhuksa sainyaganao. ”
Omyala W. Hunter and said the rebels had reached the number of 50 thousand. ” Historic suprakasa his judgment, ” peasant uprisings and democratic struggle of India (page 24) writes in the book, ” The Fakir monk led insurgency Fakir Majnu Shah, who led his cooperation, Musa Shah, lamp Ali Shah, Sobhan Shah, Karim Shah, Mother box, Nurul Mohammed, Bhavani Pathak, goddess caudhurani, krpanama, ramananda ghosai, putasbara, Anupam Narayan, Srinivas and others Sannyasi and local influential leaders. ”
Burdhaman of struggle against the British in 1760, the first monks began. In 1763, rebels attacked shrines phaki public bakerganj and the British occupied the city. Rajshahi district in March 1763, the rebels attacked and plundered by the English factory Boalia Rampur. Mr. Bennett, director of the factory, the rebels captured and killed in Patna. October 30, 1766 in the poor monk-led forces defeated the British Captain Morrison Rennell and Dinhata in Cooch Behar established their dominance.
In 1767, the British Army rebels around Patna miserably defeated. Suprakasa historian Roy’s peasant uprising and democratic struggle of his most famous book in the book, said: ‘1770 was “a great rdubhiksa’ or ‘Chhiyattor manantarera’ hunger as a result of the poor peasants revolted against British fakir monks took part in the struggle. In 1772 to 1770 as a result of the great revolt against the Bengali and English monasteries in the region is becoming the field.
Since 1770, the great hero of the spiritual and Sufi saint in 1771 Fakir Fakir Majnu Shah entire north Bengal, especially in Rangpur, Dinajpur anti-British movement in the area. At the center of the rebellion was on the ground in Patna and North Bengal Mahasthan average. Since 1773 District of North Bengal fakir monks became the main base. Dinajpur and Bogra sbadhinatakami rebels from the region, and the English landlords Kachari blue factory is the invasion and plunder.
On 30 December 1772, the rebels near the town of Rangpur Shyampur British commander killed tamasake position. March 1, 1773, armed rebels in the jungle district of Mymensingh madhupurera killed in the war, including the captain and his men defeated Edwards.
9 December 1786 sanmukha with the British at the Battle of Bogra district kalesbara Fakir Majnu Shah was injured. Majnu Shah was injured, but the news was kept secret. Then in 1787, in order to maintain confidentiality without treatment, “Fakir Majnu Shah, succumbed to death. Fakir Sufi saint, uncompromising and revolutionary leader, spiritual and monastic movement, the great British hero panic Fakir Majnu Shah, colorful fighter worthy disciples of his life after the end of the 1800s, as well as the movement of revolt against the British continued to fire.
Although there is disagreement about the place of birth of his movement sahra Fakir Majnu was the main base of Bogra, Rangpur, Dinajpur and Bhawal and madhupura average. These regions are still carries memories of his movement. He was a religious and political movement. When no one dared to speak against the British, when he roared like a lion up a great resistance against British rule composed of sahke Fakir Majnu, the extent of his movements to be studied, it did not ado. The new generation does not know the exact history of the revolutionary working class people.
The sorrowful our udasinata. His contribution to the new generation to take up his subordinate, Brigadier General ASM Hannan Shah, a descendant of the efforts over the past four-party alliance government kapasia Shitalakshya “Fakir Majnu Shah, a bridge was built. Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia formally “Fakir Majnu Shah” was the name of the bridge udbodhana. Fakir Majnu Shah through the bridge to the new generation of monks Fakir Majnu Shah Kyi, the leader of the movement will be luminous.
Pictures – Masum