A person named Idris Khan (48) was arrested whereas fleeing from the Quran at North Rajnagar-Palpara Public Kali Mandir in Baga Union of Baufal Upazila of Patuakhali. The incident passed off round 3:30 pm on Wednesday (April 26). On Thursday (April 26) morning, Baufal police arrested the person and took him to the police station. The incident has brought on panic among the many Hindu group within the space. A lot of police have been deployed within the space.
Harinam kirtan was being carried out at Dilip Pal’s home close to the Kali temple. 1000’s of devotees gathered on the Naam Kirtan on Wednesday night time because the Nama Yajna ended on Thursday morning. Within the night, an unknown particular person named Idris Khan was strolling across the space. He additionally ate meals in the course of the kirtan program at night time. Then, at round 3:30 pm, Idris Khan entered the general public Kali-Shitala temple at Palpara, North Rajnagar, 100 meters away from the kirtan courtyard, leaving the Qur’an on a pot in entrance of the idol. At the moment, the volunteers of kirtan noticed Idris popping out of the temple, grabbed him and rescued the Qur’an from the temple pot. Once they knowledgeable the Baufal police station, the police arrested Idris Khan on Thursday morning and took him to the police station.
Among the many volunteers had been Hridoy Pal, Sanjay Pal, Sourav Pal, Sajal Pal and Kartik Pal. At the moment, after I noticed Idris Khan popping out of Kali Mandir, I caught him and rescued the Qur’an from the pot of Kali Mandir. Idris Khan, who was arrested at the moment, admitted that it was mistaken to put the Qur’an on the pot of Kali temple.
On this incident, panic unfold among the many devotees gathered within the kirtan courtyard. Dilip Pal, president of the kirtan committee, mentioned, “I completed the kirtan program at round 5 within the morning.” However in response to the non secular guidelines, though there are some ceremonies on Thursdays, they’ve been saved closed. For the reason that incident, there was panic amongst all of the households within the Hindu-dominated North Rajnagar Pal Para.
“We Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists and Christians have been dwelling collectively for a very long time,” he mentioned. I’ve by no means seen such a factor. He assumed that now that Baufal Upazila is grouping inside the Awami League, anti-independence and anti-Hindu components have taken their place within the Awami League. So now it’s tough for us to remain.
Baufal Police Officer-in-Cost (OC) Al-Mamun mentioned the detainee’s home was in Nalua Union of Bakerganj Upazila. He lives in Kadamtala residence in Angaria space of Dumki upazila. On Wednesday afternoon, MV Kamal Khan bought on the launch from Patuakhali, bought down at Boga launch dock and went to the village. He will likely be requested to seem in court docket for additional questioning. Police have been deployed on the spot to allay the fears of the Hindu group.
Patuakhali Superintendent of Police Mohammad Shahidullah mentioned no concession could be made on this regard. All obligatory steps are being taken to analyze the incident.