Mujaheed's lawyears visit him in jail for review petition

Mujaheed’s lawyears visit him in jail for review petition


Lawyers of condemned war crimes convict Jamaat leader Ali Ahsan Muhammad Mojaheed are schedules to meethim at Dhaka central jail on Saturday morning, according to the sources at the central jail gate said.
Contacted, Advocate Shisir Monir, who will led a 5-member team of lawyers, confirmed it saying that they have given a schedule to go to the jail gate around 10:30 am on Saturday.

Replying to a question he said they would meet Mujaheed to consult with him about review petition. “ We will show him findings of the judgment as well as also discuss with him about the grounds of the review petition,” Adv Shisir Monir added.

The International Crimes Tribunal on Thursday issued warrant of death against condemned war crimes convict Mojaheed .Wrapped in red cloth, the warrant was sent to Dhaka Central Jail around 3pm and them it was read out before Mojaheed.

Earlier, the Supreme Court on June 16 upheld the death sentence awarded by the then ICT-2 to war criminal Jamaat-e-Islami leader Ali Ahsan Muhammad Mojaheed for killing intellectuals during the Liberation War in 1971.

The then International Crimes Tribunal-2 on July 17, 2013 awarded Ali Ahsan Muhammad Mojaheed death penalty for committing crimes against humanity during the Liberation War in collaboration with the Pakistan occupation forces, after finding the Al Badr boss guilty of five, out of seven, charges.

On August 11, 2013, condemned convict Mojaheed filed an appeal with the Appellate Division against his capital punishment awarded by the ICT-2.


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