Law Minister Anisul Huq said the allegation of Priya Saha on minority persecution in Bangladesh was made to US President Donald Trump is not a sedition, rather it is a small incident.
In reply to a question of a journalist, Anisul Huq mad this remark.Anisul Huq said no incident of minority harassment was taken place in the country except the regime of BNP-Jamaat government. Priya Saha made such an allegation to gain personal interest.
Meanwhile, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said Priya Saha, who complained of minority oppression in Bangladesh to US President Donald Trump, should be given a chance a to explain herself.
Priya claimed that 37 million Hindus, Buddhists and Christians had disappeared from Bangladesh and that her home was torched and her land was grabbed by Muslim fundamentalists.
“The reasons for making such allegations should be investigated. I think she should be given a chance to defend herself when she returns home,” Quader told the media after attending the license handover ceremony of MRT Line 6 at Bangabandhu International Convention Centre.