Minority

MRG condemns widespread attacks against Hindu minority in Bangladesh

Hill Voice, 20 October 2021, Special Report: Minority Rights Group (MRG) strongly condemns the widespread attacks against Hindus in Bangladesh over the past week. In a press release on 19 October 2021, MRG stated that...

Amnesty expresses concern attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh

Hill Voice, 20 October 2021, Special Reporter: International renounced human rights organisation Amnesty International expressed concern on attacks on Hindu community. In a statement on October 18, 2021, responding to the violent attacks on Hindu...

Land of Oraon-Santal occupied in Badarganj, cremation-yard also not left out

Hill Voice, 18 October 2021: Influential people are gradually occupying the lands of indigenous Oraon-Santal families in Lohanipara union of Badarganj upazila of Rangpur district. Even the cremation-yard was not spared from occupation. As...

Attacks, arson and looting on Hindus by Muslims in Pirganj of Rangpur

Hill Voice, 19 October 2021, Special Correspondent: Militant Muslims attacked, set fire and looted the Hindu village of Pirganj in Rangpur, accusing of insulting Islam on Facebook. The incident took place at 10 pm...

UNRC calls on Bangladesh govt to protect minorities

Hill Voice, 18 October 2021, Special Correspondent: UN Resident Coordinator in Bangladesh Mia Seppo on Monday urged the Bangladesh government to ensure the protection of minorities and an impartial probe in the recent communal...