Bangladesh High Court Stayed proceedings of the case against BNP Chairperson and former prime minister Khaleda Zia and others. The High Court on Tuesday granted two petitions for winding up Dinkal Publications Limited.
Delivering the judgment following two separate petitions filed by two directors for the company that publishes the Bangla daily, Dinkal, Justice Syed Refaat Ahmed also ordered the authorities to appoint in 60 days an official liquidator for the company. On June 12, Khaleda Zia, her elder son Tarique Rahman and 12 other BNP leaders, who are all directors of the Dinkal Publications Limited, were sued for not submitting service return since its formation in 1999.
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