Khaleda’s son Tarique, 2 journos face arrest warrant in a sedition case


Dhaka, October 23: A Dhaka court on Monday issued arrest warrant against BNP Senior Vice-Chairman Tarique Rahman and two journalists of private TV channel in a sedition case.The accused in the case are, former ETV chairman Abdus Salam, Mahathir Faruqui Khan and Kanak Sarwar.

Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge Kamrul Hossain Mollah  passed the order.

The court also told police to submit a report on the execution of the arrest warrant by November 20.

On 8 January 2015, the treason case was filed with Tejgaon police station over the live telecast of a provocative speech by Tarique at a programme in London on 5 January.