Hindu Muslim Unity: Bengal Muslims help rebuild Kali temple

(source: India Times)

BENGAL: Members of the Muslim community in Basapura raised money to rebuild a Kali temple that was demolished for the widening of a village road. They also purchased the land for relocating the temple.

The maulvi of the local mosque in West Bengal’s Birbhum district inaugurated a temple dedicated to goddess Kali, on a night when the state was observing Kali Puja.

“I have inaugurated mosques and madrasas. But this is the first time I have inaugurated a Hindu temple. It’s a different feeling altogether,” Mandal said.

Read more: Communal Harmony

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