October 1, May 6, Languages Add links. The situation has forced non-governmental organisations in Bangladesh that advocate for LGBT rights to take a low profile. Retrieved January 30, The BNP is said to instigate religious intolerance and to 'ride the Muslim bandwagon' in order to gain and maintain support.
This rise of political Islam in Bangladesh can largely be attributed to the opposition's and to a lesser degree the ruling party's use of religion as a political tool.
Subject Guide. Repeated threats, killings, mass arrests and continuous police harassment have shattered Dhaka's fledgling LGBT community. But the LGBT community has since been scared back from the streets, and to be openly gay in Bangladesh is now life threatening.
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