Moyukh Mahtab is a writer working in The Daily Star. He was the sub-editor of the youth magazine, Rising Stars before joining the news section as a part-time reporter. He has written articles and taken interviews regarding a wide range of issues, most prominent of which were his interviews of Reza Deghati – a Nat Geo photographer and Korvi Rakhshand about the transparency of Jaago.
He has been writing articles about the Shahbagh movement, along with a few others, at his blog www.mangodio.com/blog
Latest posts by Moyukh Mahtab
Bangladesh's Hindus have come under attack as Islamists, angry over the death sentence handed down to top Jamaat-e-Islami party leader Delwar Hossain Sayeedi by a special war crimes tribunal, engage in a fiery rampage nationwide.
The massive #Shahbag protests in Bangladesh, demanding the death penalty for those who committed mass murder, rape, arson, and other crimes against humanity during the country's liberation from Pakistan in 1971, are seeing violent resistance from the country's Islamist political parties.