The International Crimes Tribunal-1 on Monday issued a show-cause notice against five leaders of a Jamaat-Shibir and and a lawyer for contempt of court.
Three-member ICT-1, led by Justice M Enayetur Rahim, passed the order.
Contempt of court rule was issued against Jamaat’s acting Ameer Moqbul Ahmed, acting Secretary General Shafiqur Rahman and Nayeb-e-Ameer Mujibur Rahman, Shibir’s President Abdul Jabbar, Secretary General Atiqur Rahman and
lawyer Tajul Islam.
The tribunal directed them to give explanation by January 28.
On Jan 1, the prosecution filed contempt charges against the six and the tribunal heard the matter on Jan 5.