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DHAKA (Web Desk) -Leader of Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh Ahsan Muhammad Mujahid and leader of Bangladesh Nationality Party Qadeer Chaudhary will be executed tomorrow for committing the crime of siding with Pakistan in 1971.


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Bangladesh president Abdul Hamid rejected their clemency appeal today.

According to Bangladeshi media Ahsan Muhammad Mujahid and Qadeer Chaudhary supported Pakistan in the 1971 war.

They were awarded the death sentence by the War Tribunal in 2013, abbtakk.com cited.

Meanwhile, shops around the jail in Dakkah are made to shut down while additional personnels are deputed outside the jail. The two leaders will be hanged sometime later tonight.