Bangladesh court rejects scrapping Islam as state faith

 28 Mar 2016 - 11:44

Bangladesh court rejects scrapping Islam as state faith

Dhaka: Bangladesh's high court on Monday rejected a petition by secular activists to scrap Islam's status as the state religion, a lawyer said.

"We are saddened (at the ruling)," said Subrata Chowdhury, who represented the secular activists in the case.

AFP