Farhad Mazhar Facing Criticism November 4, 2013Posted by bdoza in BANGLADESH.
Tags: ETV, Farhad Mazhar, Media
Farhad Mazhar,a left leaning intellectual and now seems to be more lenient to religious conservatives in Bangladesh, came to forefront of controversy by a making a comment in a TV show on ETV.
He said that media should be bombed as it is not taking stand in support of the media that is suppressed by the Government.
Link : Farhad Mazhar on ETV
In the face of criticism Farhad Majhar has retreated from his position and said that what he said is only a rhetoric.
Journalist leaders rejected the statement of Farhad Mazhar. 2 GDs also filed against him.
He is a strong critic of the present government.
Link: His view on current situation
He also tries to defend himself against the criticism.
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