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21 August grenade attack verdict Wednesday

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MNA National Desk: The much-awaited verdict in two cases filed over the grisly grenade attack on an Awami League rally in city’s Bangabandhu Avenue on August 21, 2004 will be delivered on Wednesday. The attack was launched on a political rally with the aim of killing the then opposition leader, now Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, claimed 24 lives and injured 300 others. On September 18, Dhaka’s Speedy Trial Tribunal(STT)-1 judge Shahed Nuruddin set the date of delivering the judgement in two cases where 49  people, including BNP’s Senior Vice Chairman  Tarique Rahman and the then State Minister for Home Affairs ...

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Verdict on 21 Aug grenade attack Oct 10

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MNA National Desk: A speedy trial tribunal in Dhaka on Tuesday fixed 10 October to deliver its verdict in two cases filed over the grenade attack on an Awami League rally in the capital on 21 August 2004. Tribunal Judge Shahed Nuruddin fixed the date on completion of the closing arguments on Tuesday. The judge also cancelled the bail of eight people accused who are now on bail and asked the authorities concerned to sent to jail. The Aug 21 grenade attack case accuses 52 people, including BNP leader Tarique Rahman and the then State Minister for Home Affairs Lutfozzaman ...

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