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12:00 AM, October 12, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:00 AM, October 12, 2018

3 war crimes accused arrested in Mymensingh

Police arrested three people from Dhobaura upazila of the district on Wednesday evening for allegedly committing crimes against humanity during 1971 Liberation War.

The arrestees are Kitab Ali, 85, his son Abdul Quddus, 62, and Kitab's younger brother Jonab Ali, 68, of Baligaon village in the upazila.

Following a warrant of arrest, the three were held from their house. They were sent to International War Crimes Tribunal yesterday, said Md Showkat Alam, officer-in-charge of Dhobaura Police Station.

Md Shahabuddin, 70, a war victim of the same village, lodged a case with a court against the three over two years ago, said the OC.

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