Niloy Chakraborty Neeloy, also known by his pen name Niloy Neel, was an organizer for the Science and Rationalist Association of Bangladesh. He wrote for various platforms, including the Bengali freethinkers blog Mukto-Mona.
In August 2015, Neel was at home with his wife when extremists snuck into his home and killed him, in his wife’s presence.
Neel had earned a master’s degree in philosophy from Dhaka University.
This section will be updated as news develops on this case.
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