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Gary R. Bunt

Sufi Singer Detained

AFP, Bangladesh arrests Sufi Muslim singer after protests

"Shariat Sarker, 40, was detained in the central town of Mirzapur on Saturday, local police chief Saidur Rahman told AFP.
"A cleric filed a case against Sarker over comments made at a show in December, and he was arrested under the Digital Security Act for "hurting the religious sentiment of Muslims," Rahman said."

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