Muslim mobs attacked Hindus, pillaged their homes, businesses and temples over alleged posts by a 18 year old Hindu boy which according to them insults religious sentiments of the Muslims. On July 15th, Muslims mobs swooped on the minority communities after the Jumma Namaz and went on a brutal rampage destroying temples, grocery stores and…
A file photo of activists taking part in a demonstration front of the White House, in Washington DC, on November 19, 2021, against alleged religious violence against the Hindu minority in Bangladesh | Photo: AFP
The oppression, victimisation and instilling of fear among the minority Hindus in Bangladesh continue unabated, with the government, rights organisations…
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Bangladesh’s largest interfaith (Christian, Buddhist, Hindu) forum demands representation in the body responsible for next year’s election. Forum’s president Nimol Rozario, “If a party is defeated, its supporters often blame minorities,” increasing risks for the latter during the vote.
Dhaka (AsiaNews) – The Bangladesh Hindu Buddhist Christian Unity Council (BHBCUC), the country's largest interreligious…
Source: Daily Star News published on Feb 2nd, 2022, Sangbad Protidin dated January 31st, 2022 and HRCBM's investigation.
Bangladesh again witnessing uptick in violence against minorities in the country. HRCBM is getting reports about increase violence against minorities throughout the country. In a recent attack, a Buddhist monk is slathered in the Khagrachari district of Chittagong…
Minority Hindu men, women, boys and girls are arrested under Digital Security Act (DSA) on the false pretext of misinformation and blasphemy charges. Most of them are lingering in jail due to religious prejudice in the Bangladesh justice system.
Bangladesh government claims it has passed digital security act (DSA) to curtail racism, terrorism and terrorist propaganda.…
HRCBM protest for the recognition of 1971 genocide. The protest rally was held on December 18, 2021 in front of the White House, Washington DC.
To commemorate 50th anniversary of Bangladesh independence, Human Rights Congress for Bangladesh Minorities (HRCBM) led Bangladesh diaspora in the Washington DC Metro Region held a demonstration in front of White House…
Cultural organizations of Faridpur arranged a protest to demand the immediate arrest of criminals who murdered two brothers in Faridpur, Bangladesh.
Faridpur, Bangladesh. Two brothers Sujan Biswas (17) and Haradhon Biswas (20) belonging to Hindu minority community in Bangladesh were brutally murdered. It is alleged that local police investigative officer has not taken any steps to…
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Bangladesh has been shadowed by multiple episodes of communal violence since last week. Minorities, particularly Hindus, have been targeted since 1971.
Bangladesh has been shadowed by multiple episodes of communal violence since last week. While persecution of minorities, particularly Hindus, have been occurring in the country since its formation in 1971, recent violence…
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A home ministry…
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Demonstrators take to…
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Hindu families flee Bangladesh
At least four Hindu families from Bangladesh have crossed over to India and 45 more are waiting to do so.
A feeling of insecurity has gripped minorities following incidents of violence against them after the new four-party alliance government, comprising mostly fundamentalists, came to power early this month, official sources…
Source: : Prothom Alo
(Translated from Bengali)
Picture: "Whether or not the offense will be tried is not the question, we are worried about the future threats to our lives" said Kshudiram's daughter Poly (right), accompanied by her mother and younger brother Sumon. October 19 - Prothom Alo.
Report from Prothom Alo, Dhaka:
Rajeeb Nur and Farid Hossain Babul
After returning from Charfashion
Preparations for the Durga Puja
By the BBC's Kamal Ahmed The Bangladeshi Government says it has taken all necessary steps to ensure the safety and security of the country's Hindu minority during next week's religious festival, the Durga Puja.
The assurances come amid reports of widespread violence against Hindus following the 1 October election in…