Fugitive war criminal Nazrul arrested...

Fugitive war criminal Nazrul arrested

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:39 PM, 8 August 2022  

Fugitive war criminal Nazrul arrested- File Photo

Fugitive war criminal Nazrul arrested- File Photo

Fugitive death sentenced accused for war crimes Nazrul Islam was arrested by the Anti Terrorism Unit (ATU). ATU Superintendent of Police (Media and Awareness Wing) Mohammad Aslam Khan confirmed this information on Monday.

Arrested Md. Nazrul Islam is a resident of Nyaltala village of Batiaghata police station in Khulna. He was arrested based on secret information from Shah Ali area of ​​Mirpur in the capital.

Police Superintendent Aslam said, based on secret information, a special team of ATU arrested Nazrul Islam by raiding E-Block at Shah Ali area of ​​Mirpur. He is an escaped convict sentenced to death by International Criminal Tribunal-1, (Case No-11).

He also said that the tribunal announced the verdict in the absence of Nazrul Islam on July 28 this year. The verdict found Nazrul and his accomplices guilty of crimes against humanity and genocide.