Tarique’s bail cancelled, arrest warrant issued
jamuna news: A Dhaka court today cancelled bail of BNP Senior Vice Chairman Tarique Rahman and an arrest warrant has been issued on Thursday against him in the Zia Charitable Trust graft case.
Judge Abu Ahmed Jamadar of Dhaka Special Judge’s Court-3 passed the order and denied his bail.
Sanaullah has been representing Tarique in his absence since he went to London for better treatment in 2008.
Earlier, the same court had directed all six accused including BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia and her son Tarique to appear before it whenever the court fix dates to question about their involvement with the corruption.
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case on July 3, 2008 with Ramna Police Station accusing Khaleda, Tarique and four others for misappropriating over Tk 2.10 lakh that was received as grant for orphans from a foreign bank.