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Khaleda Zia sentenced to 5-year jail term over graft charges

Khaleda Zia sentenced to 5-year jail term over graft charges

A Bangladesh court on Thursday sentenced former Prime Minister and the country’s main opposition leader Khaleda Zia to five years in prison on corruption charges.Amid heightened security across Bangladesh, the special judge’s court convicted the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson of embezzling $252,000 in foreign donations for the Zia Orphanage Trust, bdnews24.com reported. Police tear-gassed

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