The allergic reaction to Hero Alom is symptomatic of a culture that deems him a foreign particle in their sociopolitical body.
The sight of Hero Alom running for his life, pursued by ruling party activists, is a distressing one that should serve as a wake-up call.
Independent candidate Ashraful Alom, popularly known as Hero Alom, in the Dhaka-17 by-polls was physically assaulted at a polling centre in Banani
Election Commissioner Rashida Sultana said the Dhaka-17 by-election is being held peacefully but with low voter turnout
Voting for the Dhaka-17 by-elections began this morning amid a thin presence of voters at all centres
Voting for the Dhaka-17 by-elections began this morning amid a thin presence of voters due to rain
Ashraful Hossain Alam, known as Hero Alam, will contest the by-election to the Dhaka-17 constituency, which fell vacant following the death of actor Akbar Hossain Pathan Farooque