Tag Archive: funeral

Sep 05

In pictures and video: Funerals-in-absentia for Mir Quasem Ali in Bangladesh

Manikganj This is the place where Mir Quasem Ali was buried. The pictures here showcase the first (beside the mosque built by himself) and second funerals-in-absentia after his main funeral. Dhaka Baitul Mokarram Mir Quasem Ali’s funeral-in-absentia was held at Baitul Mokarram mosque with popular public participation amidst tight security forces presence. Several of the …

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May 19

Kamaruzzaman Funerals: The Photo Archive

Heart-breaking scenes and video from the main Janazah of Kamaruzzaman Mohammad Kamaruzzaman, prominent Islamist leader and senior Assistant Secretary General of Jamaat-e-Islami, was buried early on Sunday, 12 April, 2015, at Sherpur. The body of the veteran leader was buried beside an orphanage he founded in Mudipara, at Bajitkhali Union of Sherpur Sadar sub-district at …

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Oct 26

Huge anti #GhulamAzam presence at Professor Ghulam Azam’s funeral

I was walking at full speed towards Baitul Mokarram at about 12:48 pm to attend the janaza of Professor Ghulam Azam when this huge anti Ghulam Ghulam Azam presence beside the police box situated at Paltan junction beside the Secretariat really freaked me out. I was well, erm… expecting more of them……. embarrasing The whole …

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