Dhaka: Court has given its order after almost three and a half years
after the Gulshan militant attack at Dhaka. The court sentenced seven
people to death on July 26, 2016 case in connection with the
commemoration of the terrorist attack on Gulshan in the arid area of
Mizanur Rahman alias Bari Mizan has been acquitted. Earlier on
Wednesday, he was produced before the court from the Central Jail in
At the same time, eight accused, with a victory sign inside the
PrisonVan, smiled and entered the court. One of them had a foot
problem and he went to the court with a crutch.
The convicted accused are Rajiv Gandhi, Rakibul Hasan Reagan,
handcuffed Sohail Mahfuz, Hadisur Rahman Sagar, Rashed Islam alias
Abu Jarra alias Raz Sha, Shariful Islam alias Khaled and Mamunur
Rashid alias Ripid. At the end of the verdict, they were sent to jail
with a sentencing warrant.
In response to the urgent response of Dhaka City Metropolitan
Detective Police (AC) Mohammad Rabiul Karim’s mother Karimon,
who was killed in the terrorist attack, She said that I waited three and
a half years for this day. I am satisfied that the accused was hanged.
She demanded immediate action.
The court’s immediate response to the court premises after the
declaration of the state’s lawyer, Abdullah Abu Roy, said militants
were tried under the Anti-Terrorism Act.
Their crime is undoubtedly proven. The plaintiff is a lawyer for the
state party. The defendant’s lawyer, Delwar Hossain, said the appeal
will be filed in the high court.
Militants brutally killed 25 people, including foreign nationals, on the
night of July 1 in the attack on the Holy Artizan of Gulshan. Two
police officers were also killed in the attack.
Court security was tightned today
Security measures were strengthened in the court house and its
adjoining areas. verdict of the deadly terrorist attack in Gulshan,
Additional Commissioners of the Metropolitan Police, Mir Rezaul
Alam and Krishna Paddy Roy visited the area. During this time,
Lalbagh gave different directions to the DC and the prosecution of the
law bench with special security of the premises. Dhaka court’s DC
prosecution Zafar Hossain said security has been strengthened in the
court. There is no possibility of attack.