Justice continues to elude the family members of Ishtiaque Hossain Jonny, a garment-waste trader from Mirpur, whose custodial torture and death in 2014 sparked outrage and led to the country’s sole case filed under the Torture and Custodial Death (Prevention) Act, 2013.
Now it must be ensured that the order is followed through.
Sultana’s death only re-emphasises just how helpless we are at the hands of law enforcement members.
Jasmine Sultana’s case must not meet the same fate as countless others
An employee of a Naogaon union land office who stood accused in a case under the Digital Security Act died in the custody of Rab-5 after suffering haemorrhages of the brain
It is imperative to bring the police under a system of accountability that earns public confidence.
UN human rights chief's visit to Dhaka revealed contrasting expectations on the part of the government and rights groups.