DHAKA, Bangladesh

Large numbers of protesters in Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka gathered after weekly Friday prayers demanding the cancellation of an upcoming visit by India’s premier.

Accusing India’s Narendra Modi of “killing Muslims” and “patronizing communal violence” in his country, the demonstrators demanded their government cancel an earlier invitation to Modi for an official visit.

“Bangladesh has been holding the spirit of communal harmony for generations after generations. The founding leader of the ruling Awami League party Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was also struggled for establishing communal harmony in this country. So we cannot accept any extreme communal leader like Modi in

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