The current violence perpetrated by the Islamists in Bangladesh opposing the go to of PM Narendra Modi had backing from outlawed Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) which prior to now had sturdy hyperlinks with Pakistan’s Inter-Companies Intelligence.
ET has learnt from Dhaka based mostly sources that JeI cadres infiltrated the protestors to create mayhem and vandalism throughout Bangladesh. It might be recalled that ISI prior to now maintained shut contacts with JeI and thru them orchestrated anti-India actions.
Related views have been expressed by different Dhaka-based organisations. Islamic Gonotantrik Celebration chairman MA Awal has stated extremists from the anti-liberation forces like Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and its pupil wing Islami Chhatra Shibir males have joined the continued programmes of Hefazat-e-Islam within the nation.
He stated this in an announcement issued on Sunday afternoon.
Awal acknowledged that JeI didn’t settle for creation of Bangladesh, and even after 50 years of independence, their place has not modified. He urged the authorities to take fast authorized motion towards JeI.
If the federal government investigates the prevailing vandalism of the nation neutrally, will probably be revealed that the defeated forces of 1971 like Jamaat-Shibir are concerned on this vandalism, he added.
Urging all patriotic forces imbued with the spirit of the battle of liberation to unitedly confront the communal evil forces, he stated, “These assaults are being carried out by ‘Harakat-Panthi’ militants and extremists utilizing atypical college students and academics of Qawmi madrasa.”
He additionally blamed the Jamaat-Shibir for spreading propaganda and creating confusions amongst widespread individuals by means of social on-line media.
In the meantime chatting with information company IANS, Bangladesh Residence Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal stated, “After we pull the strings, we see that the leaders of those militant teams have been leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami earlier than. Banned outfit Harkat-ul-Jihad, Ansar-Ullah Bangla Staff, no matter… the principle management of all of those outfits has come from Jamaat-Shibir – who was the auxiliary drive of the Pakistan military in 1971. And the militants of Jamaat-e-Islami behind the display deliberate all of the ways, and the involvement of Basherkella makes it clear that the militant outfits that all the time create terror and anarchy have been newly included. We’re wanting into all the problems. Regardless of the place they’re, nobody shall be spared. The state of affairs is being instigated by spreading false rumours and video by means of social media by means of Basherkella and another pages run by the Jamaat. We’re treating these as sabotage and a stance towards the state.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s two-day go to to Bangladesh, which concluded on Saturday, was vital milestone in bilateral ties. Modi conferred the Gandhi Peace Prize on Bangladesh’s founder, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, paid homage on the latter’s grave in his native village Tongipura, and gifted 1.2 million doses of the India-made COVID-19 vaccine to Bangladesh along with 3.2 million doses already gifted.
– Economic Times