Dhaka: A minimum of 3 other people had been killed and 60 injured together with newshounds, police and commonplace other people, within the communal violence right through Durga Puja celebrations in Chandpur`s Hajiganj upazila.
The incident happened on Wednesday (October 13, 2021) when the Hindu devotees had been celebrating Durga Puja, the best non secular competition of the Hindu group in Bangladesh, reported Dhaka Tribune.
Previous in Cumilla, no less than 50 other people had been injured as a bunch of spiritual extremists clashed with regulation enforcers in Nanua Dighirpar house over studies of “demeaning the Holy Quran” at a Puja Mandap, reported Day by day Celebrity.
The non secular extremists began speeding to the Mandap house round 9 am after a video went viral on social media. Individuals of regulation enforcement companies arrived inside an excessively few minutes on the mandap the place Hindu devotees had been celebrating Durga Puja, mentioned police.
To quell the placement, the deputy commissioner and superintendent of police within the district held a gathering with the native Hindu group and others round 10 am, reported the Day by day Celebrity.
By way of then, a number of teams beneath banners of various Muslim non secular organisations amassed in Nanua Dighirpar. Because the assembly used to be ongoing, the mob attacked the mandap round 10:30 am, mentioned locals and police, reported Day by day Celebrity. Police and management resources showed 3 incidents of assault in Banshkhali`s Chambal house, Kali Mandir municipality and Karnaphuli upazila.
In Kurigram`s Ulipur upazila, a number of temples had been vandalised and one used to be even set on fireplace.
Government imposed Segment 144 in Hajiganj following the violence and deployed 8 platoons of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) to revive regulation and order scenario.
The management in Chattogram deployed 8 BGB platoons in six upazilas of the district ultimate evening, after a number of temples of the Hindu group had been reportedly attacked in Banshkhali and Karnaphuli upazilas, reported Day by day Celebrity.
Assets on the native management mentioned two platoons of BGB troops were deployed in Hathazari and Banshkhali upazilas each and every, one each and every in Patiya, Sitakunda, Fatikchhari and Chandanish upazilas of the district.
In the meantime, Awami League Common Secretary Obaidul Quader has warned that the ones concerned within the Cumilla incident can be dropped at justice and no culprit can be spared.
“It`s an act of an evil communal force, and those who attack Hindu temples won`t be spared either, even if they belong to any party,” Obaidul Quader mentioned whilst addressing the Mahastami (eighth day) of Durga Puja at KIB premises within the capital on Wednesday night.
He mentioned a united resistance needs to be constructed in opposition to those that need to damage the communal unity within the nation sooner than the nationwide election, reported Dhaka Tribune.