Verdict in Abrar Fahad murder case

  • A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A suspect in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad is taken to the Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal-1 on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Police bring suspects in a case over the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Barkat Ullah, the father of BUET student Abrar Fahad who was killed by Chhatra League activists in 2019, expresses his satisfaction over the verdict delivered by a Dhaka court. The court sentenced 20 suspects to death and five others to life in prison over the murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Barkat Ullah, the father of BUET student Abrar Fahad who was killed by Chhatra League activists in 2019, expresses his satisfaction over the verdict delivered by a Dhaka court. The court sentenced 20 suspects to death and five others to life in prison over the murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen escort the accused in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad to the Dhaka court’s holding cell before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad speak to their relatives through the grills of a prison van after a Dhaka court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad speak to their relatives through the grills of a prison van after a Dhaka court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad speak to their relatives through the grills of a prison van after a Dhaka court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad speak to their relatives through the grills of a prison van after a Dhaka court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The mother of Ishtiak Ahmed Munna, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, cries at the Dhaka court premises after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The mother of Ishtiak Ahmed Munna, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, cries at the Dhaka court premises after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives of convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad break down after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 accused to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives of convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad break down after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 accused to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Relatives of convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad break down after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 accused to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Relatives of convicts in a case over the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad break down after the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 accused to death and five others to life in prison. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen stand guard as the authorities beefed up security at the Dhaka court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 for the delivery of the verdict in the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen stand guard as the authorities beefed up security at the Dhaka court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 for the delivery of the verdict in the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Policemen stand guard as the authorities beefed up security at the Dhaka court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 for the delivery of the verdict in the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Policemen stand guard as the authorities beefed up security at the Dhaka court on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 for the delivery of the verdict in the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The parents of Muhtasim Fuad, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, react before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The parents of Muhtasim Fuad, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, react before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The mother of Muhtasim Fuad, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, cries at the Dhaka court premises before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The mother of Muhtasim Fuad, who was among five people sentenced to life in prison for the 2019 murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad, cries at the Dhaka court premises before the delivery of the verdict on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court also sentenced 20 other accused to death. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A convict in the murder case of BUET student Abrar Fahad is sent back to jail after the verdict is announced on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021. The court sentenced 20 people to death and five others to life in prison over the 2019 murder. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi