Probe panel submits report on Ramu riot

The judicial inquiry committee has recommended controlling facebook, twitter and other social communication sites so that it could avoid any untoward incidents like Ramu violence in future. In its report, the probe body also mentioned 298 names as responsible for the Ramu violence. The recommendations were made at a judicial probe committee report that was

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Heritage, treasures all burnt

Sectarian violence at Ramu
Heritage, treasures all burnt
Buddha relics, several hundred statues of the Buddha, hundreds of ancient manuscripts and religious scriptures, mostly dating back to the 11th to the 12th century and
about 5,000 copies of the Tripitaka in different languages were either burnt or looted during sectarian attack by the Muslims on the Buddhists at

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Couldn’t happen without intelligence knowledge

Attack on Buddhists
Couldn’t happen without intelligence knowledge
Says NHRC chief
Head of National Human Rights Commission Prof Mizanur Rahman yesterday said the attack on Buddhists in Cox’s Bazar and Chittagong was pre-planned and could not take
place without prior knowledge of the intelligence agencies.
“The government must investigate the incident, as the violent attack and vandalism of temples

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‘Please save my future generation’

The Buddha statues made of gold are lost forever. The intrinsic designs of Khadi wood are lost in the inferno. The Tripitak is lost too. But for Shreemad Satyapriya Mohathero, who had just turned 83, the loss and pain are even greater. He has lost all faith in his knowledge and reading of humanity.
“Even in 1971, I did not see this grotesque brutality on us,” Mohathero says. Mohathero

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Citizens, political parties condemn Ramu violence

Saturday night’s attacks on Buddhist neighbourhoods across Ramu, Ukhia and Teknaf in Cox’s Bazaar and the subsequent spread of the violence in Patiya of Chittagong continued to draw nationwide condemnation from eminent personalities as well as political parties on Monday.
Nine eminent personalities in a statement expressed concerns over the sectarian

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