DHAKA, Awami League Publicity and Publication Secretary and spokesperson Dr Hasan Mahmud today said the release of BNP chief Begum Khaleda Zia would not be possible through movement as it is a matter of court.
It will not be possible to release convicted Khaleda Zia through
movement.it is only the court which can release her, he told the newsmen
at a press conference held at AL president's political office in city's
Hasan, also the information minister, said BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia is
now in prison after being convicted in a graft case. So, there is no other
way to release her as the court will take decision whether she will be
released or not.
The AL leader said BNP always declares that they will launch movement
after Eid. But, we don't know when they will go to movement . . . I want to
urge them not to mock themselves with such talks, he added.
Replying to a question, Hasan said AK Khandaker sought apology to the
nation for giving wrong information in a book published four and a half years
But, it depends on him whether he will go to court or not against those
people who provoked him, he added.
The minister said the month of the holy Ramadan is going on peacefully as
the government has taken different steps. The prices of essential commodities
have not increase during the Ramadan, Hasan said, adding that the government
has conducted drives against adulteration.
He said the journey of homebound people will be comfortable ahead of Eid
ulFitr as there is no possibility of traffic jam on highways.
Post, TeleCommunication and Information Technology Minister and member of
AL Publicity and Publication Sub Committee Mostafa Jabbar, and AL Publicity
and Publication Deputy Secretary Aminul Islam Amin, among others, were
present at the press conference.
Later, a meeting of AL Publicity and Publication subcommittee was held
marking the 70th founding anniversary of Awami League.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)