hefajat islam

Proposed Reception to PM: Rift in Hefajat

Cracks have surfaced within the Hefajat-e Islam over a proposed public reception to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, prompting the Islamist group's senior nayeb-e-ameer Mohibullah Babunagari to resign.

November 5, 2018
November 5, 2018

Hefajat : Then and now

As Hefajat-e Islam activists turned increasingly violent and kept Motijheel occupied for nearly 12 hours after their rally there on May 5, 2013, the law enforcers swung into action after midnight and drove them away. Following that show of strength, the Hefajat did not have to take to the streets again as the Islamist group got much of whatever it wanted through negotiations that took place away from the public eye.

October 24, 2018
October 24, 2018

Proposed Reception to PM: Rift in Hefajat

Cracks have surfaced within the Hefajat-e Islam over a proposed public reception to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, prompting the Islamist group's senior nayeb-e-ameer Mohibullah Babunagari to resign.

July 29, 2018
July 29, 2018

Hefajat involves itself in Tabligh affairs

Hefajat-e-Islam's influence on a Tabligh Jamaat faction has become evident with the Hefajat chief attending a rally of the faction for the first time in the capital yesterday.