Khaledas Munshiganj visit
Police on Wednesday foiled a preparatory meeting of local BNP in Gazaria upazila of Munshiganj in the run-up to party chairperson Khaleda Zia’s planned visit to the district on May 28. Foiling the meeting, the law enforcers also put the upazila BNP office under lock and key. Syed Siddique Ullah, general secretary of upazila BNP, said they began the preparatory meeting at the party office around 10 am.
Policemen rushed in, forced the BNP men to leave the office and locked it, he said. In an instant reaction, former deputy minister and district BNP president Abdul Hai said police cannot obstruct the public meeting of Khaleda Zia on May 28, according to a news agency.