The launching programme of a book on killing of intellectuals in 1971 "Abornoniyo Nirmamtar Chitra : Ekattorer Budhidhijibee Hottayakando O Annanya” (Indescribable story of Torture: Killing of intellectuals in 1971 and Others) written by Justice Obaidul Hasan will be held Thursday.
The programme will be held at the judge's corner of the Supreme Court at 5pm. Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain will be present as the chief guest in the programme.
The justice who joined the International Crimes Tribunal in 2012 heard the horrible killings of intellectual in 1971 and published those stories in the book.
The readers will find the details of the description of the killings from the witnesses as he was the chairman of the International Crimes Tribunal 2 during the intellectual killing case verdict.
Alongside, he also added his writings on different issues in his compilation.
Hasan was the son of the organiser of Liberation War Dr. Akhlakul Hossain who participated in the formulation of the constitution after the war as the member of the constituency assembly.
Publisher Ahmed Mahmudul Haque of Mowla Brothers published the book.
The 136 page book is now available at the Mowla Brothers Pavilion (29) at the book fair.