Wednesday, January 26

SQ Chy, Mujahid file mercy petitions


 

 

Death row convicts Salauddin Quader Chowdhury and Ali Ahsan Mujahid have filed presidential mercy petitions.

Magistrates of the war criminals visited them at the Dhaka Central Jail this morning. President Abdul Hamid to consult Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina before taking decision on the matter.

The jail authority have already completed the preparations for hanging the death row convicts. Family members of Salauddin Quader Chowdhury and Ali Ahsan Mujahid visited them Thursday at the Dhaka Central Jail.

On Thursday, the Supreme Court released its full verdicts that dismissed their petitions to review their death sentences. Later the verdicts were readout to the war criminals.