BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia

September 15, 2020
September 15, 2020

Govt extends suspension of Khaleda’s jail sentence for 6 months

The government has extended for six months its earlier order that suspended the jail sentence of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and released her from jail custody.

August 23, 2020
August 23, 2020

Stay order on 4 more cases against Khaleda to continue: SC

The Supreme Court today upheld the High Court orders that stayed the trial proceedings against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in four more separate vandalism and arson cases filed in 2015.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Khaleda’s release: Hundreds throng BSMMU amid concern of coronavirus

Hundreds of leaders and activists of BNP gather in front of the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) in anticipation of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s release, despite the risk of...

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Khaleda returns home after 25 months in jail

BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has been released this afternoon, 25 months after she landed in jail in a graft case.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Khaleda’s release order reaches Prisons HQ

Brig Gen AKM Mostofa Kamal, inspector general of prisons, said, “We have received copy of the release order. We’ll act accordingly.”

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Khaleda’s release: seeking court’s opinion not mandatory, says AG

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam has said seeking the court’s opinion to suspend jail sentence of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and release her from jail is not mandatory for the government.

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

Khaleda’s release: Procedure to start after PM’s approval, says home minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal today said they will start the procedure of releasing Khaleda Zia after the prime minister’s approval.

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

Govt decides to release Khaleda

The government today decided to release BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia for six months on humanitarian grounds and considering her age, Law Minister Anisul Huq said.

March 12, 2020
March 12, 2020

HC withdraws Khaleda’s permanent bail in defamation case

A High Court bench withdraws its verdict, hours after it granted permanent bail to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in a defamation case filed for making derogatory remarks about the number of...

March 10, 2020
March 10, 2020

SC lawyer appeals to president, PM to pardon Khaleda

A Supreme Court (SC) lawyer appeals to the president and prime minister to pardon the jail sentence of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and release her from jail on humanitarian ground ahead of birth...