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‘Pirganj incident premeditated’

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 20 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has said attack on Hindu community at Boro Karimpur Majhipara village in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur district following a social media post on Sunday night was premeditated.

Shirin Sharmin, also a lawmaker from Pirganj constituency, made the statement during her visit to the spot on Tuesday.

The Speaker reaffirmed the government’s zero tolerance policy against the anti-state elements who are trying to foment religious hatred and damage communal harmony.