Two to die for 1971 Moulvibazar genocide


PV Desk : A special court has convicted five people of genocide in the northeastern district of Moulvibazar during the 1971 Liberation War.The International Crimes Tribunal awarded the capital punishment to Md Nesar Ali and Ujer Ahmed Chowdhury.
The three other convicts—Shamsul Hossain Tarafder alias Ashraf, Yunus Ahmed and Mobarak Mia—have been sentenced to prison until death.
Convicts Yunus and Ujer were in the dock when the verdict was delivered on Wednesday while the rest were tried as fugitives.