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Science Faculty Buildings, Curzon hall
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Curzon Hall is part of the school of science of the University of Dhaka.[1] With its significance in education during the post independence era of Bangladesh as well as afterwards, it has become an emblem of educational tradition of the country.

During the Language Movement, Curzon Hall was the location of significant events. In 1948, Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the general of the Pakistan military, declared Urdu to be the only state language of Pakistan, outlawing the teaching of Bengali. Students of Dhaka University opposed it and in Curzon Hall, they declared their opposition to Jinnah's planned about state language policy.


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