Urgent Appeal Sent Regarding Attack on Hindu Community in Lalmonirhat

Urgent Appeal

1 December 2013  | ASK has sent an urgent appeal to the Inspector General of Police (IGP), to take necessary steps over the attack on the Hindu community in Lalmonirhat.

ASK has received information from the  local level that the victims have left their homes in order to seek security and shelter at Mahanpur enclave near the Indo-Bangladesh border.

ASK requested the IGP to take necessary steps for providing security to the victims and also requested to inform the org. about what steps the authority is going to take in this regard.

Incident

28 November 2012 |  Miscreants attacked the local Hindu community at Ghoshapara located in Patgram upazila of Lalmonirhat. They assaulted women and children, vandalised homes and shops of the local community.

 

Background

An ASK Fact Finding Team went to visit Lalmonirhat on the 22-23rd November 2013, to investigate the attacks on two Hindu villages during the  nationwide 60 hour hartal (strike) on  27th October 2013.

ASK Team Went to Visit 22-23 November 2013 | Click Link to View Full Article

ASK Team Went to Visit 22-23 November 2013 | Click Link to View Full Article