Khaleda’s defence argument enters day-5


PV Desk : The defence in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case filed against BNP chief Khaleda Zia started presenting its argument for the fifth day.
Khaleda Zia reached the special court installed on the premises of jail department’s parade ground in city’s Bakshibazaar area after 11:30am Thursday (December 28).
The BNP chief’s lawyer Advocate Khandaker Mahbub Hossain presented arguments on behalf of Khaleda.
Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) lawyer Advocate Mosharraf Hossain Kajol, Dhaka Metropolitan Public Prosecutor Abdullah Abu, Advocate Meer Abdus Salam, Advocate Amin Uddin Manik moved for ACC, the plaintiff, at the courtroom.
Advocate Khandaker Mahbub Hossain, Supreme Court Bar Association Advocate Joynal Abedin, Secretary Mahbub Uddin Khokon, Advocate Sanaullah Mia and Masud Ahmed Talukder were among others moved for Khaleda.
On Wednesday (December 27), the court adjourned the defense argument till Thursday.