Mujaheed’s lawyers to meet him at jail Saturday
03 October 2015, Nirapad News: Jamaat leader Ali Ahsan Mujaheed’s lawyers will meet him at jail to discuss on review petition against the death sentence upheld by the Supreme Court for war crimes, said his lawyer Shishir Monir in a text message on Friday.
Earlier on Friday, Mujahees’s lawyer Shishir Monir told bdnews24.com that he along with five lawyers would go to the Dhaka central jail at 10:30am on Saturday, and discuss on the gournd of review petition.
Senior jail super of Dhaka central jail Md Alamgir Kabir told the news agency that a number of lawyers including Shishir Monir sought permission to meet Mujaheed, and the decision would be informed on Saturday.
bdnews24.com adds: The International Crimes Tribunal has issued death warrants for convicted war criminals Salauddin Quader Chowdhury and Ali Ahsan Muhammad Mujahid.
The three judges of the war crimes tribunal signed the warrant on Thursday, after the Supreme Court published the full verdicts the previous day.
Tribunal Registrar Shahidul Alam will sign it before sending it to the prison authorities.
The warrant, wrapped in a red cloth, will be then read out to the convicts.
BNP Standing Committee member Salauddin Quader has been kept in the Kashimpur prison, while Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mujahid is in the Dhaka Central Jail.