Hindu blogger murdered again by suspected Islamists in Bangladesh. 4th in series of blogger killing in Bangladesh.
HENB | Dhaka | Aug 7, 2015:: Suspected Jihadi assailants stabbed an anti Islamic liberal activist to death at East Goran in Dhaka this afternoon after Jumma Namaz was over.
The victim was primarily identified as a Hindu blogger named Niloy Chatterjee alias Niloy Neel, 40, Md. Khairuzzaman, a sub-inspector of Khilgaon Police Station, told to the press.
Niloy Neel was murdered after the gang broke into his apartment in the capital’s Goran neighbourhood, according to the Bangladesh Blogger and Activist Network which was alerted to the attack by a witness.
Niloy was writing for women’s rights, indigenous peoples, even for all other minorities. He was critic of religious extremism an particularly giving emphasis on bloody Jihad that provoked bombing in mosque and killing thousands of innocent civilians.
He was one of the voice for Social Justice, secularism, human rights and loud for the justice in favour of another killed blogger Avijit Roy . He frequently got threatened by islamic militants those are trying to destroy this country by terrorism.
Gonojagoron Mancha spokesman Imran said Niloy was an active blogger and he used to write on human rights and the war crimes trial.
A group of assailants entered Niloy’s house around 2:00pm today and stabbed him indiscriminately leaving him dead on the spot, the SI said.
The incident took place barely five months into the brutal killing of blogger and online activist Oyasiqur Rahman Babu (on 30/03/2015 ), which itself followed the killing of Avijit Roy (on 26/02/2015) and Ananta Bijoy Das (on 12/05/2015).