The Supreme Court will pass an order tomorrow on two petitions filed by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia seeking review of its May 16 order that directed the High Court to hear and disposed of her appeal in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case by July 31.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia cannot walk out of prison right now even after winning a hard-fought legal battle for bail at the Supreme Court yesterday, as she didn't get bail in seven other cases in which she was shown arrested.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia asks her lawyers to bring the matter of her “serious illnesses” to the notice of the Supreme Court during the hearing on her bail in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case on Tuesday, May 8.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will not be taken to a Dhaka court from jail as she is ill. Meanwhile, Judge Md Akhtaruzzaman of the Special Judge Court-5 extended her bail until April 5 and fixed the same date for hearing arguments in the Zia Charitable Trust corruption case.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, who landed in jail on February 8 upon conviction in a graft case, has to wait for one and a half months more to know if she can enjoy her bail secured from the High Court a week ago.
The High Court defers till 2:00pm tomorrow for passing necessary order regarding the bail petition of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case in which she was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment.
BNP decides to hold a rally at the historic Suhrawardy Udyan on March 11 to press home its demand for immediate release of its Chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir blames that the government is adopting different strategies to hinder the party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s bail.
Eminent jurist Dr Kamal Hossain will give legal advice to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's lawyers in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case over which she was sentenced to five years in jail earlier this month, said BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.