Sylhet BNP demands whereabouts of Ilias Ali
Lamakazi union unit of BNP yesterday formed a human chain and held a rally on Sylhet-Sunamganj highway demanding that the government finds out the party's missing leader M Ilias Ali soon.
Former BNP lawmaker Ilias Ali and his driver Ansar Ali went missing in the wee hours of April 18 from the capital's Banani area.
Former lawmaker Kolim Uddin Milon, Biswanath union parishad chairman Jalal Uddin, Chhatak upazila parishad vice-chairman Golam Majkur Pavel, and Alonkary union parishad chairman Kabir Hossain, among others, addressed the rally chaired by Lamakazi union unit president of BNP Rais Ali.
Meanwhile, Biswanath upazila unit of BNP arranged a milad mahfil and special prayers at Ilias's village home yesterday.
BNP Sylhet district unit also held a rally and brought out a procession to press home the demand in the Court Point area of Sylhet city.