Amir and Charmonai Pir Mufti Syed Mohammad Rezaul Karim of the Islamic Movement of Bangladesh has survived the attack of a mentally unbalanced youth. The incident happened on Monday (January 11) night at a mahfil organized by the local Qarimia-Hashemia Madrasa at the Shampur school ground in Bakerganj upazila of Barisal district.
However, Pir Saheb pardoned him, said KM Shariatullah, a member of the party’s media sub-committee.
Meanwhile, the police say, they need not received any complaint during this regard. Police also confirmed that the young man was mentally unbalanced.
KM Shariatullah, a member of the Central Media Sub-Committee of the Islamic Movement of Bangladesh, said, ‘Pir Saheb Charmonai Mufti Syed Mohammad Rezaul Karim was speaking because the chief guest.
During the statement of Mr. Pir, an area youth named Mehedi Hasan suddenly appeared on the stage. Before he knew it, the young man was close to attack Pir Sahib. At that point , the leaders of the encompassing mahfil committee et al. stopped him. At that point the worshipers grabbed him. Some people tried to beat the young man.
However, after the locals said that the young man was mentally unbalanced, Mr. Pir forgave him, said KM Shariatullah.
He said the youth attacked Bashir Uddin Sikder, chairman of the local Rangshree Union, two days ago.
KM Shariatullah also alleged that some groups were trying to humiliate Pir Sahib through social media by capitalizing on the difficulty .
Barisal District Additional Superintendent of Police. Shahjahan said that they had heard of an effort to attack Mr. Charmonai Pir at a mahfil in Bakerganj. No written complaint was received during this regard. However, his family has been asked to stay the young man in safe custody reception .