UA 216/93 - Bangladesh: fear of imminent execution: Munir Hussain

Index Number: ASA 13/007/1993
Date Published: 1 July 1993
Categories: Asia And The Pacific, Bangladesh

Munir Hussain, aged about 34, faces imminent execution, after a full bench of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court upheld his sentence on 20 June 1993. He was sentenced to death by the District and Sessions Court in Dhaka on 21 May 1990. If his appeal for clemency to the President is turned down, he could be executed shortly afterwards.

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