Threatened by religious fanatics for performing Shri Mahakali Puja
New Delhi – The religious fanatics have started to threaten Bangladeshi cricketer Shakib Al Hasan, after the latter performed Shri Mahakali Puja in Kolkata. As a result, the cricketer has tendered apologies. He also said that he had just attended the function and not performed the Puja. ‘If anyone is hurt, I shall not visit hereafter’, he added.
Star Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan has been forced to make a public apology after receiving Islamist threats for attending a Hindu ceremony in neighbouring India.https://t.co/VeTvlPyyb7
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He had received a death threat on Facebook for performing Puja in the last week. Giving into widespread criticism on social media, Shakib eventually asked for pardon.