Dhaka, Feb 10 (Just News): BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir today warned that the government will be held responsible if any harm is caused to the party Chairperson Khaleda Zia in jail.
"Khaleda Zia has been kept in an abandoned house. She has been denied of division facilities according to the jail code," Alamgir said.
Alamgir was talking to reporters after a meeting with the party's top leaders at Khaleda’s Gulshan office in Dhaka this evening.
"Khaleda Zia is ill. She needs treatment. The government will be held responsible if any harm is caused to Khaleda Zia," Alamgir said urging the government to immediately provide all facilities to Khaleda according to the jail code.
Alamgir also called upon his party men to continue the movement in a peaceful manner until the release of Khaleda Zia.
Earlier, Alamgir held the meeting with BNP standing committee members, vice chairmen and Khaleda Zia's advisors to discuss the party’s next course of action following the verdict against Khaleda Zia in connection Zia Orphanage Graft case.
During the meeting, BNP Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman made a video call, Alamgir said.