Saber Hossain Chowdhury is an Awami League Member of Parliament and prominent member of Bangladeshi civil society.
In this interview, he discusses the legal and political issues regarding allegations that various law enforcement agencies in Bangladesh engage in extrajudicial killings and detainments.
Chowdhury is introducing a bill to Parliament and hopes to have it be considered before the end of the current session.
He has specifically highlighted excessive force and violence utilized against dissenters and the consistent practice of torture and abuse of people held in custody by officials. He also cites the many agencies who exercise enforcement authority, ranging from regular police, to the RAB, Customs, and military police.