Cop Describes 5 May Shapla Sq. Massacre, 400 Deaths, Caught in Secret Video (English)




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Published on May 7, 2013

This is the English version of the following video,

A Dhaka policeman has been caught in a secretly recorded mobile video describing the brutal actions of 5 May midnight. He admits at least 400 activists of Hefazat-e-Islam were killed that night. He also states that he is used to kill people and that night at least two were killed by him.

Full transcript of the conversation (English):

"It can be fired too, it's lead round..."
"This one? Here?"
"No, here it is...'
"...the black one, it's lead, and the white one is rubber..."
"The rubber causes injury, but can kill if fired from close range..."
"Is there only one round here?"
"Yes on round, there are many splinters inside"
"They scatter, the lead splinters"
"The splinters scatter"
"Have you seen splinters made by (unclear)? These are like them..."
"They say Border Guards (BGB) were deployed at midnight..."
- (unclrear)
"BGB came after 1am, when we almost ran out of ammunition..."
"We, from the police, were like- 20 troops in every platoon..."
"We were ten platoons, so we were like 200 of us..."
"200 more came at 1am, then RAB came, BGB came..."
"Everyone is (unclrear), Police RAB BGB, all were (unclrear), All directly opened fire.."
"At last they [Hefazat] annoucned surrender in mike- saying 'We surrender, please forgive
"How many were killed approximately..."
"It was deep night, dark everywhere, no light, no media, all where off..."
"Media was removed from everywhere, (to driver) please pull over I'll get down here... no media anywhere"
"I heard 500 were killed..."
"We heard at least 400..."
"Don't you feel bad?"
"Don't you feel bad?"
"What if when they attack us?"
"Still... actually the system has become like this..."
"We have got used to it. At least 2 were killed in my hand, I believe...


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