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War crimes evidence found against 11 Khulna men

 Staff Correspond Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 03:27 PM, 26 December 2017   Updated: 09:27 PM, 3 January 2018

The investigation agency of the International Crimes Tribunal found evidence against 11 Khulna men involved in war crimes of 1971.

Abdul Hannan Khan, coordinator of the investigation agency, and co-coordinator Sanaul Huq revealed the matter at a press conference held at the agency’s Dhanmondi office on Tuesday.

International Crimes Tribunal said the 11 were involved in the killing of 22 people and also in looting 56 houses under Dumuria Police Station in Khulna.

The accused are - Sheikh Abdur Rahim, 68, Samsur Rahman Gazi, 82, Omar Ali Fakir, 70, Jahan Ali Biswas, 67, Akkas Sardar, 68, Nazer Ali Fakir, 65, Mohammad Shah Jahan Sardar, 75, Abdul Karim Sheikh, 65, Abu Bakkar Sardar, 67,Raushan Gazi, 72 and Sohrab Hossain Sardar, 52.

Among the accused, nine of the them are currently in the jail while Akkas Sardar and Omar Ali Fakir are on the run.