Bangladesh Government is going to promulgate Anti-Terrorism Ordinance-2007 with provisions to ban terrorist organizations and award capital punishment to terrorists.
There will be special tribunal. The draft of the proposed law was discussed at an inter-ministerial meeting. Adviser for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Barrister Mainul Hosein chaired the meeting. Barrister Hosein told reporters after the meeting that the new law was designed to punish the organizations who are trying to harm the state or had already harmed the nation.
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