Arrest warrant issued against Tarique Rahman ...

Dhaka, Tuesday   19 January 2021

Arrest warrant issued against Tarique Rahman 

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:17 PM, 7 January 2021  

Arrest warrant issued against Tarique Rahman 

Arrest warrant issued against Tarique Rahman 

A Noakhali court today issued an arrest warrant against BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman in a sedition case.

Noakhali Additional Sessions Judge's Court Judge Syed Fakhrul Abedin issued the warrant following the hearing on Thursday afternoon. At the same time, the court fixed March 31 for the next testimony.

District Judge Court Public Prosecutor (PP) Advocate Gulzar Ahmed Jewel confirmed the matter.

He said that on December 15 and 16, 2014, BNP Vice-Chairman Tarique Rahman made various provocative remarks on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman calling him a Razakar. Later his statement was published in the media. Noakhali Subarnachar Upazila Awami League President Advocate Omar Farooq became the plaintiff and filed a sedition case against Tarique Rahman with the Charjabbar Police Station on February 26, 2015.

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