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Friday, 22 July 2016 - 17:22
Khaleda Zia’s Son Gets Seven-Year Jail Term For Money Laundering
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A Bangladesh court on Thursday handed a seven-year jail term to the son of main opposition leader Khaleda Zia in a case of money laundering, scrapping an acquittal by a lower court, the Bangladesh local media reports.

Tarique Rahman, 51, the political heir apparent to the former prime minister, was also fined 200 million taka ($2.5 million), said Khurshid Alam Khan, a lawyer for the Anti-Corruption Commission, which had appealed against the previous judgment.

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