Arrest warrant against Bangladesh former PM

Arrest warrantBangladesh former Prime Minister and Opposition leader Khaleda Zia

Arrest warrant against Bangladesh former PM

Dhaka: A Bangladesh court issued an arrest warrant on Wednesday for former Prime Minister and Opposition leader Khaleda Zia over a deadly firebombing attack last year, a prosecutor said. The court also issued arrest warrants for 27 leaders and activists of Khaleda’s Bangladesh Nationalist Party in connection with the petrol bomb attack on a bus during a party protest in Dhaka in January last year. “The court passed the order after accepting the charges against them,” public prosecutor Shah Alam Talukdar said. Reuters

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