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25 people charged in Bangladesh for student's murder

25 people charged in Bangladesh for student's murder

By Semi Turaga
Thursday 14/11/2019
Abrar Fahad was beaten to death after posting criticism of the government online. Photo: Abrar Fahad/Facebook

Bangladesh police have charged 25 people following the killing of a 21-year-old student in October.

Abrar Fahad was beaten to death by fellow students at one of Bangladesh’s top universities, after posting criticism of government policy on social media.

His death sparked protests at university campuses across the country.

Police say 11 of those charged were directly involved in the killing, while the others helped organise the attack.

Source: BBC

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