Bangladesh established a Truth and Accountability
Commission to allow people exemption from prosecution in exchange for
confession and surrender of ill-gotten wealth. The government appointed chairman and members of the Commission,
completing formation of the body.
Justice Habibur Rahman Khan, a retired judge of the High Court is the new
chairman while former comptroller and auditor general Asif Ali and Major Gen
(retd) Manzur Rashid Chowdhury are the members of the commission.
President Iajuddin Ahmed gave the appointments.
Zahurul Alam has the details.