Investigative team of Blitz has obtained an exclusive photograph of Hefazat-e-Islam top leader Allama Mamunul Haque shows, Mamunul though claimed the woman he was caught with at a resort in Narayanganj district as his wife – it was later revealed that the woman actually is the wife of another Islamist leader named Allama Jafar Shahidul Islam.
It was earlier reported in Blitz exclusive report that leader of radical-Islamic group Hefazat-e-Islam was caught by locals as a luxurious resort in Narayanganj district – near Dhaka city with a female, allegedly during illicit sexual acts. But, a shrewd Mamunul falsely claimed the woman to be his wife.
According to eye witnesses, Allama Mamumul Haque, a Deobandi Islamist scholar in Bangladesh, and Join Secretary General of Hezafat-e-Islam was caught by a mob when he was spending private time with a female at a luxurious resort in Sonargaon area under Narayanganj district. Mamunul is also the Secretary General of Bangladesh Khelafat Majlish, a political party promoting Caliphate rule.
Mamunul is particularly infamous as a hardline Islamist leader who frequent speaks against atheists, secularists, anti-Islamists and critics of Iran and Palestinian terrorists. He also is against secular newspapers and journalists.
Hefazat-e-Islami leader Mamunul Haque demands death penalty for committing blasphemy while is also promotes radical Islam and jihad.
Meanwhile, several newspapers reported that hundreds of Hefazat-e-Islam men had snatched-away Mamunul Haque from the police custody.
Mamunul Haque’s family is connected to Jamaat-e-Islami
According to a credible source, Mamunul Haque and his wife’s family are connected to Jamaat-e-Islami, while the entire family is under Jamaat’e heavy influence. The source further added that Mamunul Haque has been maintaining links with BNP leader Mahmudur Rahman and several influential leaders of the party, including Tarique Rahman.
Audio conversation of Mamunul Haque leaked
Bangladesh’s leading private news channel Ekattor TV in a exclusive news item has leaked the telephonic conversation of Hefazat-e-Islam leader Mamunul Haque with his wife, immediately after his release from police custody following his arrest from the luxurious resort with a woman. Although Mamunul repeatedly claimed the woman to have been his second wife, according to the telephonic conversation, the woman is the wife of another Islamist leader named Jafar Shahidul Islam.
In the telephonic conversation, Mamumul is heard telling his wife, the woman is actually the wife of Jafar Shahidul Islam and he had to lie to the police and the mob to escape further harassment and legal actions.
Transcript of Mamunul Haque’s hurried phone conversation
Mamunul’s wife: Assalamu Alaikum
Mamunul: Walaikum Assalam Wa Rahmatullah. I will tell you the entire matter face to face. The woman who was with [me], is our brother Shahidul’s [Shahidul Islam] wife, got it? Situation there centering this was .. weren’t any [other] option of not telling that [claiming her as Mamunul’s second wife]. They … me there .. understood?
Mamunul’s wife: Okay you come home. Then will talk. [You can] tell [me] what you have to [say].
Mamunul: No no, will tell [of course], you have to tell other things to others [endorse his claim of the woman being his second wife]. Don’t get me wrong because of this. If anyone asks, you tell them you know everything. Tell something like this.
Mamunul’s wife: Okay.
Contradictory statement by Mamunul
While Allama Mamunul Haque by falsely claiming to woman to be his wife told the mob and police that her name was Amina Tayyiba, daughter of Zahidul Islam [from Khulna], while the woman said, her name is Jannat Ara Jharna [daughter of Waliur Rahman hailing from Alfaganga under Fairdpur district]. Jharna also said, she currently resides at Mohammedpur area in Dhaka.
They were spending private time at room number 8 of the resort.