|born on||21 February 1952 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )|
|Place||Dohar, Bangladesh, 23n35, 90e09|
|Timezone||R5T h6e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||01°18' 00°42 Asc. 21°10'|
Bangladeshi atheist poet who was forced into exile after writing a poem that insulted religion including Islam. He was the literary editor of the Dainik Sambad based in Dhaka. After he wrote the poem criticizing religion, he was physically attacked for his works. He was imprisoned by the government of Bangladesh. President Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was blamed for forcing him into exile. His ancestral house was destroyed by arson and one of his relatives was killed. He moved to exile in Kolkata, India before moving to Berlin, Germany.
Ashish Seth quotes him: "I was born on February 21, 1952, in the morning. A few hours later, Dhaka’s streets were bloodied. The sun of independence rose from the Bhasha Andolan" ("In A Language Reborn," 5 March 2016 ). A time of 6am is speculative.
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Atheist
- Vocation : Writers : Poet