| Bangladesh: Muslims murder wife of anti-terror cop and Christian grocer
| Monday, June 06, 2016
|“Babul Aktar is an efficient police officer and played a key role in
apprehending Islamists. They might have killed his wife because they
failed to get him.” Will the Islamophobia never end?
“Wife of Bangladeshi Anti-Terrorism Policeman Stabbed, Shot Dead,” Reuters, June 5, 2016:
DHAKA — The wife of a senior Bangladeshi police official
known for battling Islamist militants was stabbed and shot to death on
Sunday, and machete-wielding assailants killed a Christian grocer in a
Both attacks appeared to be the work of Islamist militants who have
killed at least 30 people, including religious minorities, liberal
bloggers and academics, since February last year, police said.
Three assailants riding a motorcycle stabbed and then shot Mahmuda
Aktar, 33, while she was on her way to put her son onto a school bus
near her home in the southeastern port city of Chittagong, police said.
“She was stabbed first. Then they shot her in the head three times,”
Humayan Kabir, deputy police commissioner of Chittagong, told Reuters. Her husband, police superintendent Babul Aktar, has played an important role in cracking down on militants in the region.
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|posted by D.Swami Gwekanandam @ 1:41 PM