Bangladesh: Awami League men swoop on Hindus, vandalise temple

unnamed-19Ruling party [Awami League] men attacked and vandalised the houses and temple of Hindu people following a dispute over construction of a school at Donarkani village in Gournadi upazila on Monday.

At least 13 people were injured during the incident, said Gournadi police.

Yesterday, Abinash Sarkar, a retired schoolteacher, president of Donarkandi Government Primary School managing committee, filed a case, accusing 64 people in connection with the incident.

Of the accused, four were arrested, said Abul Kalam, officer in-charge of Gournadi police station…

The Awami League is supposedly more secular that the opposition.