Outraged with “serving beef” to Hindu attendees of an Iftar occasion hosted by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), the professional liberation BNP leaders in search of anonymity have stated that they love to stick with the get together and its ally, however not with pro-Pakistan Jamaat-e-Islami or any such get together.
Jamaat-e-Islami have tried to revive the “Pakistan military-fundamentalist model of radical Islam” however failed, they asserted.
BNP, the Opposition get together in Bangladesh allegedly hosted non-Muslim group members with beef at an iftar occasion. The incident has sparked a pointy criticism on social media.
The Sylhet unit of BNP organized the iftar get together, attended by no less than 20 leaders and activists from the Hindu group on Thursday. All the plates have been served with conventional gadgets alongside beef whereas no exception was made even for the Hindu attendees.
Outraged on the insensitivity, native unit Hindu members from the get together took to Facebook to sentence the organisers.
“In absence any separate arrangement, I, like 20 other Hindu colleagues, had to watch all the Muslim leaders and activists breaking their fasts,” wrote Muntu Nath, a neighborhood chief of an affiliated physique of BNP, summing up his anger for being invited on the occasion.
Terming such an association “a farce” with the colleagues from different group leaders, Kanak Kanti Das, a neighborhood chief of BNP’s scholar physique, wrote “you enjoyed your iftar and we (Hindu invitees) were simply looking at it”.
Without providing any apology, BNP Sylhet district leaders later acknowledged the “mishap” as some activists on social media questioned the motive behind it .
Drawing on BNP’s lengthy standing position as central to the nation’s Islamic ecosystem, some analysts raised BNP Jamaat’s confirmed observe document of systematically attacking the minorities.
Media personalities additionally that stated the navy rulers who had taken over and dominated Bangladesh for 15 years legitimised the pro-Pakistan Jamaat-e-Islami, launched constitutional amendments that undermined the nation’s secular democratic polity, and eventually declared Islam because the state faith of Bangladesh.
Even throughout final rule of the BNP, again from 2001 to 2006, the emergence of Tarique Rahman because the de facto chief of the get together emboldened the Islamists in a scientific land grabbing from Hindus not to mention assault on temples and companies and rape of Hindu ladies.
Even whereas in Opposition, BNP has been accused of aiding Jamaat in perpetrating largest assaults on Hindus centering struggle crimes trials. Afterwards, in different main incidents of assaults on Hindus together with the current assaults on Durga puja, involvement of the BNP Jamaat backed individuals had been blamed by the Awami League leaders.
(With inputs from IANS)