Abdul Kader Mullah gets life sentence for war crimes
5 February 2013 Last updated at 16:08 GMT
A war crimes tribunal in Bangladesh has found a leader of the main Islamist party guilty of crimes against humanity during the war for independence from Pakistan in 1971.
Abdul Kader Mullah of Jamaat-e-Islami, who denied all the charges, was sentenced to life in prison.
Official estimates say more than three million people were killed in the war.
Anbarasan Ethirajan reports.