The state minister said govt’s discontent over 13 foreign missions' statement about attack on Hero Alom would be conveyed to respective capitals
Our failure to defend Hero Alom points only to our intellectual bankruptcy
The allergic reaction to Hero Alom is symptomatic of a culture that deems him a foreign particle in their sociopolitical body.
Hero Alom may have been ostracised by our political and cultural elites, but he has a huge fan base among the poor and working class.
Independent candidate Ashraful Alom, popularly known as Hero Alom, in the Dhaka-17 by-polls was physically assaulted at a polling centre in Banani
The Election Commission today cancelled the nomination paper of Ashraful Hossain Alam aka Hero Alam for the Dhaka-17 by-elections.
The Alom who was prohibited from entering the sacred world of cinema has created his own micro-world.
The rejection of Hero Alom as a cultural entity hint at deep-seated social anxiety.
While a lot of people have expressed their opinions in protest of his remarks, majority of the cultural and arts background individuals have voiced their support for Mamunur Rashid