14 Journalists Killed in Bangladesh since 1992/Motive Confirmed


You need to upgrade your Flash Player

2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

21% Broadcast reporter
14% Camera Operator
21% Columnist / Commentator
36% Editor
14% Photographer
14% Internet reporter/writer
79% Print reporter/writer
14% Producer
21% Publisher/Owner
14% Technician
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Medium *

14% Internet
100% Print
21% Radio
14% Television
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Gender

100% Male
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Local / Foreign

100% Local
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Murder Victims

15% Taken Captive
54% Threatened

Type of Death

7% Dangerous Assignment
93% Murder
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Impunity in Murder Cases

77% Complete impunity
23% Partial justice
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

38% Criminal group
31% Government Officials
15% Local Residents
15% Military Officials
15% Mob Violence
15% Paramilitary Group
54% Political Group
23% Unknown
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Beats Covered by Victims *

21% Business
57% Corruption
86% Crime
14% Culture
21% Human Rights
43% Politics
14% Sports
14% War
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

Freelance

14% Freelance
You need to upgrade your Flash Player

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 Killed in Bangladesh/Motive Confirmed

     Terminology explained

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

Mohammad Quamruzzaman, Neel Sagar

     February 19, 1996, in Nilphamari, Bangladesh



7 Journalists Killed in Bangladesh/Motive Unconfirmed

     Terminology explained

Shah Alam Sagar, Oporadh Domon

     March 2, 2014, in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Meherun Runi, ATN Bangla Television

     February 11, 2012, in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Golam Mustofa Sarowar, Maasranga Television

     February 11, 2012, in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Diponkar Chakrabarty, Durjoy Bangla

     October 2, 2004, in Sherpur, Bangladesh

Syed Farroque Ahmed, Pubali Barta

     August 3, 2002, in Srimangal, Bangladesh

Ahsan Ali, Freelancer

     July 20, 2001, in Rupganj, Bangladesh

S.M. Alauddin, Ogrodoot

     June 19, 1996, in Satkhira, Bangladesh