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Dhaka, October 24, 2021: Iqbal Hossain (30), the man who had placed a Quran in a ouja pandal in Cumilla, is facing the wrath of her mother. She demanded tough punishment for him.
Dhaka, October 24, 2021: The government stands by the victims in Pirganj. The Prime Minister is looking for him all the time.
Dhaka, October 24, 2021: In order to increase followers and promote personal image on Facebook, Saikat Mandal posted a provocative post saying, "At this moment, news has come from the village police that a Muslim has been hacked to death in a Hindu attack."
Dhaka: All people, who were involved in the communal tensions in Bangladesh, have been identified.
Dhaka, Oct 24, 2021: The trial of a case filed in connection with the attack and vandalism of Durga Puja murqeee in Comilla will be held at a speedy trial tribunal.
Dhaka, October 24: Nine people died in the last 24 hours as the Covid-19 death toll in Bangladesh rose to 27,814.
Dhaka, October 23: Agricultural scientist and entomologist Dr. Debashish Sarkar has been appointed as the new Director General of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI). He has been appointed as the Director General (current duties) of BARI following an order from the Ministry of Agriculture on Thursday. Earlier, Dr. Md. Nazirul Islam held the post.
Dhaka, October 23: Narayanganj City Corporation Mayor and vice president of the district Awami League Dr. Selina Hayat Ivy has said that terrorists have no religion, following attacks on the minority Hindu community in several places of the country by Islamists during the Durga Puja.
Dhaka, October 23: The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has arrested one of the perpetrators of the recent attack and arson in Pirganj, Rangpur. Commander Khandaker Al Moin, director of the RAB's legal and media wing, confirmed the arrest on Friday (October 22nd) night.
Dhaka, October 23: Bangladesh Hindu Buddhist- Christian Unity Council held a mass sit-in program in protest of the recent attacks on Hindus during Durga Puja in different parts of the country, including Noakhali, Comilla and Rangpur. The organization is holding a sit-in program at the Shahbagh National Museum premises from 6:00 am on Saturday (October 23).
Dhaka, October 23: The main accused in the Comilla violence Iqbal Hossain has been produced in court for keeping the Holy Quran Sharif in a Hindu Durga Puja marquee on the bank of Nanua Dighi. He was taken to Comilla Senior Judicial Magistrate Mithila Jahan Nipar's court at 11:55 am on Saturday (October 23). Law enforcement has tightened security at the court premises.
Dhaka, October 23: Foreign Minister Dr Abdul Momen has warned that weapons will be used at various Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar to stop drug and arms trade. The minister was responding to reporters' questions about the ongoing terrorist activities in the Rohingya camp after a health discussion organized by the National Heart Foundation and the Jalalabad Association in Sylhet on Friday (October 22) at noon.
Dhaka, October 23: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent gifts to 500 Hindu devotees who were injured in an attack on a puja marquee and a temple at Chaumuhani in Begumganj upazila of Noakhali. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Md Khorshed Alam Khan distributed the gifts on Thursday night (October 21).
Dhaka, October 23: The government and the ruling Awami League have taken massive steps to rehabilitate the victims of the recent violence, ensure their safety and boost the confidence of the affected Hindu community.
Dhaka, October 23: Iqbal Hossain has admitted to keeping the Holy Quran inside the puja marquee in Comilla. The accused was brought to the Comilla Police Line around 12:30 pm on Friday (October 22), where he admitted his crime during a preliminary interrogation.