3 war criminals arrested in Mymensingh

Published : 22 Oct 2021 10:10 PM | Updated : 23 Oct 2021 03:57 PM

Ishwarganj Police have arrested 3 war criminals for their crime agaist humanity during Liberation War. On Thursday, they were sent to prison after being arrested from separate places.

Ishwarganj Police officials informed that the accused ate Tara Mia (70) from Atharbaru Union, Rustom Ali (81) from the same area and Syed Mostafizur Rahman (72) from AB Guho Road area. 

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International War Tribunal put a warrant against them for crimes like arson, robbery and mass murder during Liberation War. 12 more people in the area are also in the warrant list because of the same crimes. In addition, Tara Mia, one f the arrestee, was receiving payment of freedom fighter pension by forging his documents. 

Mymensingh Kotwali Model Police Station OC Kamal Akand and Ishwarganj OC Abdul Kader Mia said that warrant has been issued against them and upon receiving the orders; police have arrested three of them. The arrestees have been sent to jail. Drives are ongoing to arrest the rest of them, police informed.

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