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3,000 fake freedom fighter certificates revoked

  • Published at 03:56 pm June 29th, 2019
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File photo of the Parliament building Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq announced this at Parliament on Saturday

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq has said the government has scrapped the gazette notifications and certificates of 3,107 ‘fake freedom fighters.’

The minister stated this during a question-and-answer session at Parliament on Saturday.

He also provided the names of 4,188 freedom fighters—excluded in the last 10 years—he recommends to include in an official gazette notification.