14 Journalists Murdered in Bangladesh since 1992


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2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

29% Broadcast reporter
21% Camera Operator
29% Columnist / Commentator
43% Editor
21% Photographer
21% Internet reporter/writer
79% Print reporter/writer
21% Producer
29% Publisher/Owner
21% Technician
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Medium *

21% Internet
100% Print
29% Radio
21% Television
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Gender

100% Male
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Local / Foreign

100% Local
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Murder Victims

14% Taken Captive
50% Threatened

Impunity in Murder Cases

79% Complete impunity
21% Partial justice
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Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

43% Criminal group
36% Government Officials
21% Local Residents
21% Military Officials
21% Mob Violence
21% Paramilitary Group
57% Political Group
29% Unknown
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Beats Covered by Victims *

29% Business
64% Corruption
93% Crime
21% Culture
29% Human Rights
43% Politics
21% Sports
21% War
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Freelance

14% Freelance
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All figures are rounded to the nearest full percentage point. * May add up to more than 100 percent because more than one category applies in some cases.


14 Journalists Murdered in Bangladesh

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Sadrul Alam Nipul, Dainik Mathabhanga

     May 21, 2014, in Chuadanga, Bangladesh

Ahmed Rajib Haider, Freelance

     February 15, 2013, in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Jamal Uddin, Gramer Kagoj

     June 15, 2012, in Kashipur, Bangladesh

Gautam Das, Samakal

     November 17, 2005, in Faridpur, Bangladesh

Sheikh Belaluddin, Sangram

     February 11, 2005, in Khulna, Bangladesh

Kamal Hossain, Ajker Kagoj

     August 22, 2004, in Manikcchari , Bangladesh

Humayun Kabir, Janmabhumi

     June 27, 2004, in Khulna , Bangladesh

Manik Saha, New Age

     January 15, 2004, in Khulna, Bangladesh

Shukur Hossain, Anirban

     July 5, 2002, in Ula, Bangladesh

Harunur Rashid, Dainik Purbanchal

     March 2, 2002, in Khulna, Bangladesh

Nahar Ali, Anirban

     April 21, 2001, in Khulna, Bangladesh

Shamsur Rahman, Janakantha

     July 16, 2000, in Jessore, Bangladesh

Mir Illias Hossain, Dainik Bir Darpan

     January 15, 2000, in Jhenaidah, Bangladesh

Saiful Alam Mukul, Daily Runner

     August 30, 1998, in Jessore, Bangladesh