Bangladesh Archive

Breach of Faith Persecution of the Ahmadiyya Community in Bangladesh

NOTE: This report is published long ago but can’t publish on time. Now it is being published here for information. An unprecedented climate of fear now pervades Bangladesh’s minority...

Bangladesh mob torches Ahmadi festival site

DHAKA: Bangladeshi Ahmadis on Thursday shifted the site for their centenary celebrations after thousands of religious rivals torched the original venue. A mob, which witnesses said numbered around 20,000,...

Bangladesh – Press Release November 2012

PEACE LOVING MUSLIM COMMUNITY ATTACKED IN BANGLADESH   Ahmadi Muslims have not been able to return to their homes after vicious attack in District Rangpur   On 7 November...

Bigots obstruct Ahmadiyya burial

Bigots under the banner of Khatme Nabuwat Movement tried to dig out the body of an Ahmadiyya man after he was buried at the graveyard of Roads and Highways...

Ahmadis of Chantara are under Threat!

After about an year and a half, Ahmadis of Chantara village under Ghatail Upozilla (Police Station) of Tangail district are under threat again! Background: Last year (18th June 2010)...

Govt need to act against Ahmadiyya tormentors

MEMBERS of the Ahmadiyya community, a minority sect of Islam, are once again exposed to intimidation. This time, they have been barred from building a mosque at a village...

Tangail villagers stop Ahmadiyyas from building mosque

Our Correspondent. Tangail People in a Tangail village stopped the local members of the Ahmadiyya community from constructing a mosque for themselves on Monday. Assistant superintendent of police Md...

Seditious comments of the radical clergies

VOLUME # 6, ISSUE # 12, DHAKA, MARCH 16, 2011 By Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury March 16, 2011 Notorious Islamist leader Mufti Fazlul Huq Amini. Mufti Fazlul Huq Amini...

BANGLADESH: Government fails to protect freedom of religion and assembly of Ahmadiyya community

Asian Human Rights Commission — Urgent Appeals BANGLADESH: Government fails to protect freedom of religion and assembly of Ahmadiyya community ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION — URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent...

Ahmadiyyas barred from holding jalsa salana

09/02/2011 00:37:00 Home | FRONTPAGE | United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat has expressed deep concern after being prevented from holding its 87th jalsa salana at the Rover...

Mufti Hannan produced in Khulna court

Your Right To Know Tuesday, February 8, 2011 National Ahmadiyya Mosque Bombing Staff Correspondent, Khulna Chief of banned Harkat-ul-Jihad (Huji) Mufti Abdul Hannan was produced in the court of...

Bigots foil Ahmadiyya convention

Your Right To Know Monday, February 7, 2011 Front Page Staff Report In the wake of protests from religious bigots, Gazipur district administration yesterday prevented the 87th annual convention...

Mufti Hannan on 5-day remand in Khulna

Your Right To Know Tuesday, December 28, 2010 National Ahmadiyya Mosque Attack Staff Correspondent, Khulna Banned Harkat-ul-Jihad (Huji) kingpin Mufti Abdul Hannan has been taken on a five-day remand...

Fresh attack on Ahmadiyyas

Your Right To Know Wednesday, October 20, 2010 Front Page 4 houses vandalised in Tangail Our Correspondent, Tangail Two Ahmadiyyas were seriously injured and four houses vandalised in a...

Secularism back

Your Right To Know Tuesday, October 5, 2010 Front Page HC says original constitution automatically restored thru’ 5th amendment verdict; nobody can be forced to wear burqa, cap, dhuti...

Tangail Ahmadiyyas left to live on nerves

Your Right To Know Wednesday, August 25, 2010 Front Page Threat By Bigots Mirza Shakil and Rashidul Hasan Male members of Ahmadiyya Muslim community at Chandtara village under Ghatail...

Down the slippery slope

Dhaka, Sunday, August 1, 2010 From tolerance to terrorism by Mujeeb ur Rahman THE May 28 carnage at two Ahmadiya mosques in Lahore, which left more than 80 people dead...

Chantara Village, Ghatail Police Station of Tangail district

Ahmadiyyas demand steps for security

Your Right To Know Wednesday, August 11, 2010 Front Page Attack in Tangail Staff Correspondent Ahmadiyya Muslim Jam’aat Bangladesh yesterday urged the government to take active steps to rehabilitate...

Violence in the name of religion

Your Right To Know Tuesday, August 10, 2010 Editorial Editorial Violence in the name of religion Police should be more proactive against it We have no words to condemn...

A beleaguered minority

Dhaka, Monday, August 9, 2010 The minority Ahmadiyya community again came under attack of a section of Islamist zealots. Nine members of the Ahmadiyya community were among the 11...

10 more Ahmadiyya houses vandalised

Dhaka, Monday, August 9, 2010 Our Correspondent. Tangail Local Sunnis at a place in Tangail vandalised at least 10 houses of Ahmadiyya people about 2:00am Sunday after a similar...

Bigots vandalise, loot Ahmadiyya houses

Your Right To Know Monday, August 9, 2010 Front Page Our Correspondent, Tangail Religious bigots vandalised and looted at least 10 houses of the Ahmadiyyas in Chandtara village of...

11 injured over construction of Ahmadiyya mosque in a Tangail village

Dhaka, Sunday, August 8, 2010 Our Correspondent. Tangail At least 11 persons, nine of them Ahmadiyyas and two Sunnis, were injured and 15 houses of Kadiani families were damaged...

10 hurt in attack on Ahmadiyyas

Your Right To Know Sunday, August 8, 2010 Front Page Mosque Construction Our Correspondent, Tangail Ten Ahmadiyyas were injured yesterday when a group of enraged villagers attacked them at...