Setting an example of communal harmony, a Hindu family has donated a plot of land for expansion of a kabarstan (graveyard) in Upper Assam’s Lakhimpur district.
This rare gesture made by the family of late Karunakanta Bhuyan, a resident of Garehaga, has been widely appreciated by the people of the area.
“We have been living here peacefully for generations, taking care of each other. The Bhuyan family’s gesture will strengthen the bond of brotherhood and unity among people of different communities in the area. We are grateful to the family,” chief adviser of Nahar Pukhuri Kabarstan Management Committee Hamidur Rahman told The Telegraph.…
- Assam: Hindu family donates land to Muslim burial ground in Lakhimpur (May 6, 2019, Nenow.in)