List of 10,789 Razakars published (List included)
Published : Sunday, 15 December, 2019 at 12:05 PM Count : 468
Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque on Sunday published a list of 10,789 collaborators (Razakars) of the Pakistani occupation force during the War of Liberation in 1971.
"At the first phase, a list of 10,789 Razakars, Al Badr and Al Shams members has been published. The list was made on the basis of the home ministry document,” the minister disclosed at a press briefing held at his Secretariat office on Sunday.
More lists will be published in phases later, he added.
In the briefing, the minister also said the number of genuine freedom fighters is not more than 2.10 lakh.
BSS adds : The minister said efforts are underway to collect list from the record room of different districts and those lists which were published from BG press during the period.
Publishing a draft list of freedom fighters Mozammel Haque said the number of bona fide freedom fighters will not be more than 2.10 lakh.
He said works are underway to publish a single list of freedom fighters after compiling different lists.
Final list will be published before the next March 26, the Independence Day, he added.
List of 10,789 collaborators (First phase):