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Governor concerned at atrocities on minorities in Bangladesh

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  3 May 2016 12:00 AM GMT

By Our Staff Reporter

Guwahati, May 2: Governor of Assam galand PB Acharya has expressed his grave concern over the recent increase in atrocities on religious minorities in Bangladesh. He said that the killing of minorities, especially of Hindu origin, in Bangladesh, should be stopped.

The Governor stressed that the friendly relationship between the two neighbouring tions be strengthened and that no untoward incident should be allowed to take place to hinder this relationship.

The Governor also urged that strong action, as per law, should be taken against the perpetrators of violence and crime on minority religious people. Several people including, foreign tiols, bloggers, human rights activists and university teachers were hacked to death in the last one year in Bangladesh. In most of the cases, Al Qaeda or the IS have claimed responsibility.

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