The pen is mightier than the sword, and these Islamic nuts are terrified of it.
Dhaka, Bangladesh – Another Bangladeshi blogger has received a death threat as targeted killings of secular bloggers and personalities have left at least three dead in the past three months.
Ananya Azad told Al Jazeera on Thursday that unidentified suspects in a Facebook message had threatened to kill him and dump his body at a national monument.
Azad, whose father Humayun was attacked by members of the banned Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen organisation in 2004, said he would be killed in a “similar manner” in order to silence others like him.
“Since you are the son of the atheist chief, we are tense about you…we will kill you in a similar way, we will cut you to pieces,” the threat read.
Three liberal bloggers have been killed this year in Bangladesh, the latest as recent as May 12.
Read more: Al Jazeera