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Khaleda Zia in court

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 01:14 PM, 3 January 2018   Updated: 09:26 PM, 3 January 2018

BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia reached the special court established in Bakshibazar, Old Dhaka to defend themselves in the corruption case of Zia Charitable Trust and Zia Orphanage Trust, this morning.

Begum Zia reached in the special court of Bakshibazar at 11.25am.

Earlier, Khaleda Zia was leaving from the capital`s Gulshan residence at 10:20 am, media chief of BNP Chairperson`s Office Shamsuddin Didar said.

From the complaint of Zia Charitable Trust case, it`s known that in 2005, 42 katha land was purchased from Suraiya Khanam in kakrail under the name of Shahid Zia Charitable Trust.

Beside the money given to the owner of the land, the total amount of illegal transactions was reported in the name of the Trust tk 3,15,43000. Anti Corruption Commission Assistant Director Haroon-ur-Rashid filed the case, August 8, 2010.