All 16 convicts of the sensational Nusrat murder case will appeal to the High Court within one week against the lower verdict that sentenced them to death.
"They will file their petitions with the High Court within one week," said Gias Uddin Nannu, lawyer of the convicted accused.
A Feni court today sentenced all 16 accused to death in the murder case.
The Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal Judge Mamunur Rashid passed the verdict.
The death convicts are - SM Siraj-ud-Doula, Nur Uddin, Shahadat Hossain Shamim, Councilor Maksud Alam, Saifur Rahman Mohammad Zubayer, Zabed Hossain, Hafez Abdul Kader, Afsar Uddin, Kamrun Nahar Moni, Umme Sultana, Abdur Rahim Sharif, Iftekhar Uddin Rana, Imran Hossain, Mohammad Shamim, Ruhul Amin and Mohiuddin Shakil.