Riaz Uddin to die for war crimes

MNA National Desk: The International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) on Thursday sentenced Riaz Uddin Fakir of Mymensingh to death for his crimes against humanity during the Liberation War.

A three-member bench of the International Crimes Tribunal headed by Justice Md Shahinur Islam passed the judgement on Thursday after wrapping up a hearing from prosecutors and the defendant on Mar 21.

Riaz Uddin Fakir was arrested on August 11 in 2015 and since then he remained in the bar.

Two other accused of the case – Hazi Amzad Ali, earlier died in police custody and Waz Uddin Fakir died while he was absconding, reported news agency.