Imposing Urdu as a national language on then-East Pakistan actually damaged ‘national unity,’ rather than bolstering it
Its supporters have even slammed the contentious move after it remove rights of many Bengali-speaking Hindus
Rights group accuses Delhi of disregarding international law during forcible repatriation
Dozens of online news services have fallen prey to Dhaka’s initiative, seen by many as attack on freedom of speech.
Senior police officials claim tensions have been building for some time.
Militants shot 49-year-old Bengali Sushmita Banerjee 20 times and left her body near a madrassah.