Clemency to convicts
By Acting President’s Order No. 70 of 1990- Prison (2) dated 14.1.1991 (Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of Bangladesh), the sentence of imprisonment passed against any person prior to 6.12.1990 has been reduced to half.
In view of the Acting President’s Order No. 70 of 1990-Prison (2) dated 14.1.1991 the sentence of imprisonment passed against the accused on 13.5.1990. Acting President’s order dated 14.1.1991 had been reduced to half the relevant date fixed by Acting President’s said order for calculating the reduction of sentence under the order of clemency.
Dilbar Khan and others Vs. The State, 14 BLD (HCD) 337.