Justice MM Ruhul Amin, sentenced nine of the defendants to death,
one to life imprisonment, and acquitted five. Justice ABM Khairul Huq
convicted and sentenced to death all fifteen.
There was a split with respect to six of the defendants and the matter went to Justice Fazlul Karim, who acquitted three of the six and sentenced the other three to death.
Finally out of the nineteen charged, twelve were
convicted and sentenced to death, and seven were acquitted.
The final judgement was handed down on April 31, 2001.
The case is now awaiting appeal hearing before the appellate division of the supreme court . The nation awaits this verdict with great anticipation.