Category Archives: Press Statement

Fire at Chawkbazar, at least 80 people died : Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) Expresses Deep Condolence

Around 80 people have died in the fire that took place at Chawkbazar, Old Dhaka. Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) has expressed deep sorrow over the incident. According to the…

Attack on Ahmadiyya Community in Panchagarh, 50 injured including Police : ASK’s Concern and Protest

Yesterday, on 12 February, there was an incident of attack and burning down homes and shops of the Ahmadiyya community at night at Ahmadnagar area of Panchagarh town. Fifty people…

3 Shot to Death by BGB Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK)’s Condemnation

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) expresses grave condemnation over the death of 3 villagers on being shot by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) during a clash between the BGB and the…

7 Years of Sagar-Runi Murder Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK)’s Concern

Even though seven years have passed since the murder of journalist couple, Sagar Sarowar and Meherun Runi, the police, Detective Branch Police and RAB have found no clues, whatsoever, regarding…

Bangladeshi Men Shot to Death by BSF : ASK’s Reaction

A total of 6 Bangladeshis have died in January 2019 after being shot or tortured by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF). ASK expresses grave condemnation and concern over these…

Discriminatory and Offensive Content against Women in Textbooks: Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) Strongly Protests

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) believes that the manner in which the Home Economics textbooks have described girls of different physical structures, appropriate clothes for adolescent girls, their behavior and…

Bullet-ridden Bodies Recovered: Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK)’s Concern

Two bullet-hit dead bodies of persons accused of rape case were recently recovered and there was a note tied on their neck with mention of rape. Ain o Salish Kendra…