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Vigil For Rajon
August 4, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bangladeshi community living in New York City will join together for a vigil for Rajon.
On July 8, 2015, a 13 year old boy, Rajon, was beaten to death by a group of men in Sylhet district of Bangladesh who accused him of trying to steal a bicycle. The perpetrators video recorded the brutal torture and posted on Facebook.
Bangladesh community in New York will show solidarity to all the children like Rajon who are facing cruelty every day in Bangladesh. The aim of the vigil is to speak out against child violence in Bangladesh. The event is organized by new generation of Bangladeshi youth.
Avenue C & McDonald Ave, Brooklyn, New York
Shahana Hanif (Munmun), 347-265-8859
Farhat Rahman, 610-635-8266
Fahmida Azad, 910-584-7572
Ifte Chowdhury, 718-509-5675