Since February 2013, Bangladesh has witnessed an increased level of political confrontation and disturbance, manifested into nationwide strikes, commonly called hartals. The hartal days are gripped with street violence
between those supporting the strikes and the police force, and damaging and destroying of property. Scores of city dwellers across the country have been injured, and the number of deaths is close to 100. More strikes and
violence are envisaged in the coming weeks and months writes
Siegfried Herzog, Regional Director FNF South Asia. Read more...