After losing business in riots, Minneapolis restaurant owner’s van stolen outside home

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – Minneapolis business owner Ruhel Islam is trying to remain positive through challenging times.

The Bangladeshi immigrant watched his restaurant, Gandhi Mahal, go up in flames during the rioting and unrest that followed the murder of George Floyd.

Curry in a Hurry restaurant owner’s van stolen in Minneapolis

The owner of Minneapolis’ Gandhi Mahal restaurant, which was burned during the riots, is looking for his Curry in a Hurry restaurant van after it was stolen outside his home. The restaurant was then broken into, and money was stolen.

As he attempts to rebuild the now demolished site on East Lake Street, turning it into a community gathering space and garden, he quickly set up a scaled back restaurant less than two miles away. Curry in a Hurry is open for takeout, delivery, catering, and the summer patio season. 

But, a few days ago, his van was stolen right in front of his home. The van was filled with newly…

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