Weekly Hindu Persecution Digest: 20 October 2014 — 26 October 2014

1. Hindu families under fresh threat

Report: Members of two Hindu families are fearing fresh attack as the main accused in a murder case at bordering Nawdabash village in Kaliganj upazila is allegedly threatening them after getting bail. The main accused in the murder case, local ward unit AL member Rezaul Karim Reza, got bail after four days while the five others are in the district jail, they said.

Link: http://www.thedailystar.net/hindu-families-under-fresh-threat-46325


2. MIM workers stop funeral of a Hindu and burst crackers

Report: MIM workers stopped funeral of a Hindu and exploded crackers in front of the bereaved house. When the relatives of the bereaved asked them to stop, they intimidated the relatives and continued with their celebrations which led the preparation of funeral had to be stopped.

Link: http://www.hindujagruti.org/news/28642.html?utm_campaign=hjs&utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=hjstwitter


3. Police Manhandle Swayamsevak; Sangh Parivar Observed Hartal in Panoor

Report: A hartal is being observed by Sangh Parivar in Panoor, following police manhandling of a Swayamsevak. According to sources, AV Anoop, who handles duty of Mandalam Baudhik Shikshan Pramukh in Mokeri, was allegedly manhandled by police at Kunnummal.

Link: http://www.haindavakeralam.com/HKPage.aspx?PageID=19183&SKIN=K


4. Being a Hindu in WB ; 3 separate incidents reported in last 24 hrs

Report: Three incidents communal clashes have been reported in West Bengal in the last twenty-four hours.

Link: http://www.haindavakeralam.com/HKPage.aspx?PageID=19186&SKIN=B