A blogger was hacked to death by assailants using machetes in Bangladesh on Tuesday May 12, the third attack in less than three months on a critic of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority nation.

Source: The Guardian

Ananta Bijoy Das, a blogger who advocated secularism, was attacked by four assailants in northeastern Sylhet district on Tuesday morning, senior police official Mohammad Rahamatullah told Reuters.

Rahamatullah said Das was a 33-year-old banker.

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