Bangladesh Academician blames Jamaat-e-Islami for 1971 war

Bangladesh academician, Nuzhat Choudhury blamed the country's biggest Islamist party, Jamaat-e-Islami for the wartime atrocities committed during the 1971 liberation war and called for banning of the organisation. The party however denies accusations of murder, rape and torture during the conflict. Choudhary urged the Bangladesh government and the international community to keep track on the activities of Jamaat-e-Islami.