They have an oral dialect which belongs to the Tibeto-Burmese linguistic family. During the period following the reunification of Bengal, other divisions were made based on language.
The Marmas are very fond of fairs.
In February that year, police opened fire on protesters at Dhaka University, killing a number of students and sparking unrest across the country. While the Partition was largely welcomed by the Muslim majority in the east, who saw in it prospects for political, social and economic advancement, many Hindus regarded it as an attempt to weaken the Indian nationalist movement.
They believe that a bull which was sent by God Turai to carry the religious book for them had eaten up the book on the way. Post-independence: the rise of majoritarian politics Following the withdrawal of Pakistani military forces, the newly independent Bangladesh passed its first national Constitution in November The eldest son inherits all the property.
The Mymensingh region is home to a large Garo population, while North Bengal has a large population of aboriginal Santals.