Hindustantimes wants to start sending you push notifications. Click allow to subscribe

Bangladesh temples attack: Sheikh Hasina says perpetrators ‘will be hunted down’

Published on Oct 15, 2021 07:36 PM IST

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina condemned violence in the country after Hindu temples and Durga Puja pandals were attacked. Bangladesh government promised swift action against those behind attacks. Bangladesh PM Hasina said the “incidents in Comilla are being thoroughly investigated. It doesn’t matter which religion they belong to. They will be hunted down and punished”. At least four people died in the communal clashes after durga puja pandals were attacked. Attacks mostly happened in Comilla districts. Paramilitary forces were deployed in 22 districts. Violence was triggered after alleged besmirching of Quran at a Puja venue, as per reports. Watch the full video for more details. 

This site uses cookies

This site and its partners use technology such as cookies to personalize content and ads and analyse traffic. By using this site you agree to its privacy policy. You can change your mind and revisit your choices at anytime in future.