:: Peoples Time Online ::
The BNP has staged a human chain demonstration in the city demanding party’s Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s release from jail.
Several top leaders and activists joined the human chain demon in front of the Jatiya Press Club at 11 am today. They carried banners, festoons and placards and chanted various slogans in support of the demand of freeing their party chief from the jail.
The programme ended peacefully around 12 pm. Additional numbers of law enforcers were deployed around the Press Club area during the programme.
BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, its standing committee members Moudud Ahmed and Nazrul Islam Khan, among others, addressed the programme.
BNP is set to hold similar programmes on Thursday in all districts and metropolitan cities to press for the demand.