Appeal listening to in Zia Orphanage Trust case now July eight

Politics Desk, Tanvir Ahamed Shawon, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: The High Court on Tuesday adjourned the listening to on the attraction petition filed by using Khaleda Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust case till July 8.

A HC bench of Justice M Enayetur Rahim and Justice Md Mostafizur Rahman handed the deferment order following an application filed through Khaleda searching for adjournment of the hearing.

Khaleda’s legal professional said within the utility that she had in advance submitted a petition to the Supreme Court looking for overview of its May sixteen order that asked the HC to pay attention and do away with her appeal in Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case by July 31.

The review petition is pending with the SC, the BNP chief said within the adjournment software.

Attorney General Mahbubey Alam stood for nation at the same time as lawyer Khurshid Alam Khan for the Anti-Corruption Commission and A J Mohammad Ali for Khaleda Zia.

Earlier on June 27, the High Court constant Tuesday for listening to on the attraction petition filed by using Khaleda Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust case.

Earlier on May 16, a four-member bench of the Appellate Division led with the aid of Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain upheld the High Court order that had granted bail to convicted BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case.

The SC additionally issued an order to cast off Khaleda’s appeal petition difficult the lower court’s verdict inside the case by way of July 31.

On May 9 last, a four-member bench of the Appellate Division headed by means of the Chief Justice constant May 15 for delivering the order after remaining a -day hearing on the two petitions.

The SC on May eight adjourned until May 9 the hearing at the petitions filed by using the Anti-Corruption Commission and the kingdom towards Khaleda’s bail.

On March 19, the Appellate Division stayed Khaleda’s bail till May 8 in the graft case wherein she changed into convicted with the aid of the decrease court docket.

The Dhaka Special Court-five convicted the previous Prime Minister and BNP chairperson and sentenced her to five years’ imprisonment in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case.

She became then despatched to antique critical prison at Nazimuddin Road inside the town on February 8 last.

She secured 4 months’ bail from the High Court in the case on March 12.

On March 15, the ACC and the country filed go away-to-attraction petitions earlier than the Appellate Division challenging Khaleda Zia’s bail. Later, the Appellate Division stayed Khaleda Zia’s bail until May 8 inside the case.


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