War criminal Mahbubur dies in jail...

Dhaka, Friday   23 October 2020

War criminal Mahbubur dies in jail

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:48 PM, 16 October 2020   Updated: 02:04 PM, 16 October 2020

Mahbubur Rahman, 72, who was sentenced to death for crimes against humanity, has died on Friday morning at the Kashimpur High Security Central Jail in Gazipur

Mahbubur Rahman, 72, who was sentenced to death for crimes against humanity, has died on Friday morning at the Kashimpur High Security Central Jail in Gazipur

Mahbubur Rahman, 72, who was sentenced to death for crimes against humanity, has died on Friday morning at the Kashimpur High Security Central Jail in Gazipur, confirmed senior jail superintendent Shafiqul Islam.

Mahbubur Rahman, son of late Abdul Wadud of Rainhati area of ​​Mirzapur police station in Tangail, was sentenced to death in a war crimes case, senior jail superintendent said.

“He was already ill. When his condition deteriorated on Friday morning, he was taken to Gazipur Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmad Medical College Hospital. The doctor examined him and declared him dead.”

Shafiqul Islam added: “He was imprisoned in Kashimpur High Security Central Jail since his conviction. At the end of the legal process, the body will be handed over to his family.”

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