SQ Chy to review by October 14
7 October 2015, Nirapad News: Death row convict war criminal Salauddin Quader Chowdhury has decided to file petition by October 14 to review the International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) verdict that the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court upheld.
His lawyer Hujjatul Islam Alfesani confirmed the matter to the media Tuesday afternoon after visiting the convict this afternoon.
The lawyer went to Kashimpur Central Jail and talked to Salauddin Quader Chowdhury about the review petition.
He further said they already have informed the chief prosecutor of the tribunal about filing the review petition.
Alfesani said the convict took the decision after going through the complete verdict.
Kashimpur Central Jail-1 senior jail super Subrata Kumar Bala told the media that SQ Chowdhury’s lawyer talked with the convict regarding the verdict review petition from 3:15pm to 3:45pm on Tuesday.
The Appellate Division on June 16 upheld the ICT verdict against Jamaat secretary general Ali Ahsan Mujahid and on July 29 the verdict against Salauddin Quader Chowdhury for their crimes against humanity during the country’s Liberation War in 1971.
Later, the complete verdict against the two death row convict was published on September 30.
On October 1, the jail authority informed them about the verdict.