5 JMB men to hang till death for Jhalakati PP Haider murder
11 February 2015, Nirapad News: A court here today sentenced five members of banned militant outfit Jama’atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) in former public prosecutor Haider Hossain murder case.
The condemned convicts are : Aminul alias Amir Hossain, Mehedi Hasan alias Tanveer, Murad Hossain, Billal Hossain and Sagir Hossain. Of them, Billal and Murad are absconding.
According to the prosecution, the convicts shot dead PP Haider near Koborsthan Masjid in the district town at night on April 11, 2007 while he was returning home after offering Isha prayers.
After examining the records and witnesses, Additional District and Sessions Judge Abdul Halim handed down the judgement.