Prime suspect, accomplice confess to instigating communal violence in Bangladesh
Police officials claimed that the violence was instigated after a rumour began doing the rounds in Pirganj that a Hindu man had posted religiously offensive content on Facebook, the report said. According to the police, around 70 Hindu homes were torched during the mayhem that ensued on October 17.
Imran govt 'surrenders' before Islamist group, releases 350 activists
“We have released 350 TLP workers up to now and we are still waiting to open both sides of the road of Muridke as per the decision with the TLP,” interior minister Sheikh Rashid tweeted after leading a government team in negotiations with representatives of the TLP.