Bangladesh violence

US Congressman Andy Levin expresses concern over violence in Tripura, Bangladesh

Hindu temples and homes were targeted in mob attacks in Bangladesh in mid-October during the Durga puja festivities over an alleged blasphemous post on social media.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Attacks on non-Islamic institutions in Bangladesh continue, Hindu Federation terms it heinous

"More than 335 temples, 1,650 Hindu houses, Hindu-owned shops in more than 35 districts have been vandalised and torched since October 13," the Federation said.

published on : 25th October 2021

In this 'mother of democracy', lives don't matter

The Lakhimpur Kheri incident shows not only scant regard for rule of law but also arrogance of the perpetrators. What is even more disturbing is the silence of the powerful.

published on : 25th October 2021

Durga Puja unrest: Bangladesh police arrest key suspect behind violence against Hindus

Attacks on Hindu temples have been reported in Bangladesh since last Wednesday after an alleged blasphemous post surfaced on social media during the Durga Puja celebrations.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Bangladesh Durga Puja violence: 20 Hindu homes torched, 66 vandalised by mob of over 100 people

The arson incident occurred amid rising communal tension over an alleged blasphemy incident at a Durga Puja venue in Cumilla which led to attacks on Hindu temples.

published on : 18th October 2021

Bangladesh Durga Puja violence: Vandalism continues as minorities call for hunger strike

Hindu-owned temples and shops in Feni, about 157 kms from the country's capital, have been vandalised and robbed during fresh clashes on Saturday.

published on : 18th October 2021

Prominent personalities appeal to Bangladesh PM to take action against those involved in Durga Puja violence

The signatories include educationist Pabitra Sarkar, CPI(M) Politburo member Md Salim, former Kolkata Mayor Bikash Bhattacharya, theatre personality Deb Shankar Halder and more.

published on : 18th October 2021

Durga Puja violence: Bangladesh minorities call for countrywide hunger strike as vandalism continues

Hindu-owned temples and shops in Feni, about 157 kms from the country's capital, have been vandalised and robbed during fresh clashes on Saturday.

published on : 17th October 2021

West Bengal panchayat polls: BJP using picture of Bangladesh violence in manifesto, says Trinamool Congress

The BJP manifesto released on Tuesday has used a number of pictures of violence and vandalism, one of which was allegedly of the 2013 Bangladesh violence.

published on : 25th April 2018