Mass hunger strike at Shahbagh, road blocked
Published : Saturday, 23 October, 2021 at 1:43 PM Count : 277
Bangladesh Hindu-Buddhist-Christian Oikya Parishad started mass hunger strike taking position at Shahbagh intersection on Thursday as part of their protest programme.
Protesting communal violence across the country during Durga Puja, the members of the organisation gathered in front of the National Museum from 6am.
Later at about 11:30am, they went to the Shahbagh Mor and took position there, causing heavy traffic congestion at different street in and around it.
Former Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu, Dhaka University Teachers' Association general secretary Prof Nizamul Haque Bhuiyan, Dhaka University Alumni Association's general secretary Ranjan Karmaker were present there.