Second Anti-Islamist Blogger Hacked To Death In Dhaka, Bangladesh
Bangladesh police officials parade suspects before media representatives in Dhaka on March 30, 2015, after blogger Washiqur Rahman was hacked to death in the capital. (ABP Live)
A second anti-Islamist blogger was hacked to death in Dhaka, Bangladesh this week.
The Kolkata Times reported:
A Bangladeshi blogger on Monday hacked to death by three machete-wielding Islamists. In the similar way, Bangladeshi-American writer Avijit Roy was killed by the Islamists last month.
The 27-year-old Bangladeshi blogger has been identified as Washiqur Rahman Mishu. He was stabbed to death by the Islamists terrorists in broad day light in Tejgaon Industrial area of Dhaka, reported PTI. He used to write “against religious fundamentalism” and was a progressive thinker, media reports claim.
American blogger Avijat Roy was hacked to death on the Dhaka University campus.
— Reshmi Ahmed (@Reshmi29) March 30, 2015
Two madrassa students were arrested on the spot.