Law Ministry recommends extending Khaleda’s release to 6 months...

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Law Ministry recommends extending Khaleda’s release to 6 months

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:25 PM, 8 March 2021  

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia; File Photo

BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia; File Photo

The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs has recommended extending the release of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia, who has been convicted in multiple graft cases, to six more months by postponing the sentence.

This information was obtained in a press release signed by Dr. Md. Rezaul Karim, Public Relations Officer of the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs.

The press release said Law Minister Anisul Huq had approved the document and the document had been sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs some time ago.

It is to be noted that Khaleda Zia’s 6-month release period is coming to an end on March 24 as per the previous decision

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