Rana Plaza collapse: HC seeks progress report on trial proceedings
The High Court today directed the officer-in-charge of Savar Police Station to submit a progress report before it by April 26 on the trial proceedings of the cases filed over the incident of Rana Plaza collapse that killed 1,135 people in April 2013.
While hearing a suomoto rule, the court ordered Rajdhani Unnayan Kartipakkha (Rajuk) to submit a report on vulnerable buildings in the capital before it on that day.
The HC bench of Justice Mirza Hossain Haider and Justice Abdur Rab also fixed April 26 for further hearing on this issue.
On April 24, 2013, the court issued the suomoto rule asking the government to explain why it should not be directed to take appropriate legal action against the person responsible for the Rana Plaza collapse.