Bangladesh bars opposition leader from receiving treatment abroad
Anadolu: Bangladesh on Sunday barred ailing opposition leader and two-time prime minister Khaleda Zia from traveling abroad for treatment. Law Minister Anisul Huq said no to an appeal forwarded by Zia’s family, noting his ministry cannot allow her to travel overseas in line with existing law.
Govt wants to kill Khaleda Zia : Mirza Fakhrul
The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party accused the government on Monday of wanting to kill the party chairperson, Khaleda Zia, by preventing her from travelling abroad for better treatment and giving a wrong explanation of the law.
Govt violating Khaleda Zia’s rights: Moyeen Khan
BNP Standing Committee Member Abdul Moyeen Khan yesterday accused the government of lying about the issue of sending Begum Khaleda Zia abroad for treatment and vowed not to leave the streets until the government steps down.
Govt executive order can send Khaleda Zia abroad for treatment: Nazrul Islam
An executive order from the government could clear the way for Khaleda Zia, allowing her to travel abroad for treatment, Nazrul Islam Khan, a standing committee member of the BNP, has said.