Noted liberal writer Avijit Roy hacked to death in Bangladesh

February 27, 2015 6:22 AM

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Dhaka, Feb 27: The radical school of thought has claimed yet another liberal bringing back memories of the Charlie Hebdo attack. Avijit Roy an eminent writer and blogger who was accused of being anti-Islamic was hacked to death at Dhaka, Bangladesh last night.

In the attack, his blogger wife Rafida too was injured after some men attacked them at the Dhaka university last night. According to the media in Bangladesh this could be the handiwork of the Jamaat-e-Islami, which had been issuing threats to him for long.

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