- August 15, 2017
Motiur Rahman Nizami is the current chief of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami. He is a death row convict for his war crimes in 1971. On Thursday, the Supreme Court upheld death sentence for the condemned war criminal handed down at the International Crimes Tribunal of Bangladesh.
Here is a brief biography of Nizami:
Jamaat chief Nizami was indicted on May 28, 2012
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Nizami has been indicted on 16 counts of crimes against humanity Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami was indicted on May 28, 2012 on 16 counts of crimes against humanity including murder, rape, arson and inciting violence.
The charges are as follows: