Lutfuzzaman Babar, one of two former Cabinet ministers among the 19 condemned to death, told reporters after the verdict that he was innocent.
Awami League leader and current Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the then Opposition leader, was among almost 500 people injured in the grenade attack on a rally of her party in August 2004. Almost 4,000 security personnel were deployed in Dhaka.
Prison vans are seen coming out of the court after the verdict in the August 21, 2004 grenade attack case in Dhaka, Bangladesh, October 10, 2018.
Nuruddin said the attack was meant to eliminate the Awami League's leadership, including Hasina. "God knows everything. I was not behind it", he said.
Rahman faced trial and was sentenced in absentia, as he lives in London.
Other accused in the case included two former ministers of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP)-led four-party alliance government, several Islamist militants and senior intelligence and police officers, many of them are absconders. Eleven other defendants were given six months to two years in prison.
Armed guards stood outside the courtroom in the old part of the capital on Wednesday to quell any protests, but the streets were calm.
Rahman's conviction could help Hasina retain power in elections due in December.
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