University English professor hacked to death with machetes in Bangladesh in brutal ISIS attack
- A.F.M. Rezaul Karim Siddique assaulted on his way to work at university
- Attackers used sharp weapons and fled scene immediately
- Incident similar to recent killings of atheist bloggers in Bangladesh
- Islamic State have claimed responsibility for the deadly attack
By Kate Samuelson For Mailonline
Published: 13:44, 23 April 2016 |
A university professor was hacked to death by a gang of attackers while on his way to work in northwestern Bangladesh.
A.F.M. Rezaul Karim Siddique was attacked on his way to the state-run university in the city of Rajshahi, where he taught English.
The attackers used sharp weapons and fled the scene immediately, according to deputy police commissioner Nahidul Islam. ISIS have claimed responsibility for the horrific attack.