attack on Muhammad Zafar Iqbal

Trial begins in case filed over attack on Zafar Iqbal

A Sylhet court starts the trial of a case filed over the attempted murder of eminent educationist Prof Muhammad Zafar Iqbal at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology campus on March 3 last year.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

Murder attempt on Prof Zafar Iqbal: Verdict today

A Sylhet Court is set to deliver the verdict in the case filed over the attempted murder of Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology campus on March 3, 2018.

March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019

Trial begins in case filed over attack on Zafar Iqbal

A Sylhet court starts the trial of a case filed over the attempted murder of eminent educationist Prof Muhammad Zafar Iqbal at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology campus on March 3 last year.

March 7, 2018
March 7, 2018

Sleeper cell of militant group behind attack

Investigators have claimed that a “sleeper cell” of a militant outfit was behind the knife attack on Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Who is the attacker of Bangladesh renowned writer Zafar Iqbal?

The attacker of Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal has been identified as Foyzur Rahman, a madrasa student.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Zafar Iqbal is doing well: CMH

Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal, who came under a knife attack yesterday and is undergoing treatment at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Dhaka, is now doing well and is out of danger, a doctor in CMH says.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Zafar Iqbal attacked

Even with three stab wounds on the back of his head, he talked to his students in a teacherly way. “Don't make so much noise; I am trying to control myself as much as I can. Hold me; my blood group is A positive,” one of the students quoted him as saying.