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The people's protest, Tala 9-7-11

The people's protest, Tala 9-7-11

In the morning of 8 July, in the village of Sujonsaha, in the union of Islamkati (Satkhira district),
Monoronjon Mondol and his son Bijoy while and because they were tending their pigs got mercilessly beaten up by two local Muslim youngsters. Both Monoronjon and Bijoy were later on admitted to the
local Sadar hospital of the Tala upazila by local compassionate people.
Monoronjon and his son belong to the Kaora or Kaeputro caste, a former untouchable group traditionally linked to raising pigs. To protest this injustice, the Bangladesh Dalit Parisad on July the 9, at 4 o’clocl pm, in Tala upazila organized a protest meeting participated by a fair number of Dalits and local influential people.

Press Release in Bengali

Press Release in Bengali

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