Bangladesh government have hanged the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami for war crimes committed during the country’s 1971 Liberation War. He was 73 year old and hanged at Dhaka Central Jail.
He was the senior most Islamist to be executed in Bangladesh for war crimes during the liberation war against Pakistan. His final appeal against his death sentence was rejected by the apex court on May 5. He was in jail since 2010.
With his execution, Nizami becomes the fifth top perpetrator to be hanged for the war crimes against humanity since the trial process began six years ago.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the person who has been hanged for war crimes committed during the country’s 1971 Liberation War ?
2. Motiur Rahman Nizami was the chief of which party ?
Courtesy : Financial Express