The verdict of 21 August grenade attack case has been announced today (Wednesday).19 accused got death penalty and 17 were pronounced to life imprisonment. After the verdict was announced, the prosecution lawyer Mosharraf Hossain Kajol gave off the court`s observations.
Mentioning the court observation Mosharraf Hossain Kajol said, the attack was planned from Hawa Bhaban. It is clear that the then ruler abused state power to move this case to another direction. BNP `s the then senior vice chairman, Khaleda Zia`s political secretary Harris Chowdhury, Home Minister Lutfozzaman Babar and BNP deputy minister Abdus Salam Pintu were directly involved in the grenade attack.
BNP`s direct involvement in terrorism as a party has been known from the court observation.