Blogger Rajib murder appeal verdict any day
The verdict of the appeal hearing of death row convicts Mohammad Faisal Bin Nayeem Dip and Redwanul Azad Rana for blogger Rajib Haidar murder will be pronounced any day.
The hearing of Rajib murder death reference and appeal has been concluded on Monday (January 9) in the court of judges Jahangir Hossain and M Jahangir Hossain.
Deputy attorney general Zahirul Haque Zahir moved for the state while senior lawyer Abdur Rezak Khan and M Ahsan Ullah for the convicts.
Blogger and also an architect Ahmed Rajib Haider was chopped to death in front of his house in city’s Mirpur area on February 15 in 2013.
Earlier on December 31, 2016, Dhaka speedy trial tribunal-3 judge Sayed Ahmed passed the verdict.
The death row convicts include Mohammad Faisal Bin Nayeem Dip of Khilkhet Chowdhurypara in Dhaka and Redwanul Azad Rana of Feni.
The life-term imprisonment recipient is Maqsudul Hasan Anik of Keraniganj of Dhaka.
Different term jail sentence has been given to Ansarullah Bangla Team chief Mufti Mohammad Jasimuddin Rahmani, Mohammad Ehsan Reza Rumman of Jhenaidah, Nayeem Irad of Brahmanbaria, Nafiz Imtiaj of Chittagong and Yasir Mahmud of Kalabagan.