Muhammad Zafar Iqbal

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 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Zafar Iqbal will get well soon, return to campus, hopes wife

Eminent professor Zafar Iqbal’s wife Prof Yesmeen Huq expresses hope that her husband will recover quickly and return to his beloved campus to resume classes.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Zafar Iqbal’s attackers are fanatics: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina terms the attackers of Prof Muhammed Zafar Iqbal as “fanatics” and urges all to keep their children away from militancy, terrorism and drug abuse.

March 4, 2018
March 4, 2018

Attack on Zafar Iqbal: Protest spread countrywide

People from all walks of life, mostly students, protest the attack on the eminent writer Prof 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.

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018

It’s horrible incident for nation: Imdadul Haq Milon

Eminent novelist Imdadul Haq Milon has expressed his grave concern over the attack on writer Muhammad Zafar Iqbal and blamed an evil force for the attack.

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018

Attack a plot to catch fish in troubled water: Fakhrul

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says that the attack on renowned writer Muhammad Zafar Iqbal is a part of “plan to catch fish in troubled water”.

March 3, 2018
March 3, 2018

Prof Zafar Iqbal ‘out of danger’, being taken to Dhaka CMH

Renowned writer Prof Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal is stabbed by an unidentified youth on Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Sust) campus in Sylhet.