ICT to rule on Qaisar’s bail plea tomorrowNew Age Online
The International Crimes Tribunal-2 on Sunday sets August 5 (Monday) to rule on the bail plea of war crimes accused Syed Md Qaisar.
Former Jatiya Party state minister and the alleged ring leader of Qaisar Bahini in 1971, Qaisar filed a petition on July 22 seeking bail on grounds of poor health.
The tribunal, after hearing from both defence and prosecution, asked the jail authorities to submit Qaisar’s updated health report by July 30 and fixed today (Sunday) to rule the bail plea.
At the beginning of the day’s proceedings, Qaisar’s defence lawyer Rezaul Karim sought the tribunal’s rule on the bail plea. The tribunal said it would pass the order tomorrow (Monday).
Qaisar, arrested on May 21 on war crimes allegations, is now in Dhaka Central Jail.
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