The court said that the attested copy of the verdict of BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia in the Zia orphanage trust corruption case could be given in the afternoon (February 14). The lawyers could not begin the process of releasing Begum Zia without the certified copy of the verdict.
According to sources, the formation of the copy of Khaleda Zia`s verdict is going on fast. It will be possible to give the copy of the verdict by 4 pm.
BNP chairperson`s lawyer Advocate Sanaullah Mia said, "We will go to court for the verdict after noon. Hopefully, we will get the copy of the verdict today."
Advocate Sanaullah Mia also said that on February 12, he submitted 3,000 folios (the paper where the copy of the verdict is provided) to the court.
On Feb 8 (Thursday), the court gave five-year imprisonment to BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case and 10 years imprisonment to senior vice chairman Tarique Rahman, along with five others accused.