Dhaka, Thursday, 19, October 2017
Bangladesh

Thousands of hardline Islamists protest lady justice statue

Thousands of supporters of a hard-line Bangladeshi Islamist group staged protests Friday calling for the removal or destruction of a controversial statue from the nation highest court. The statue of lady justice has ruffled feathers in the Muslim-majority nation, with hardliners demonstrating in recent weeks against what they say is a Greek god unbefitting Bangladesh.

21 Apr 2017, 20:53
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