Staff Correspondent: Bangladesh Sammilita Peshajibi Parishad started a token hunger strike in Dhaka, demanding the release of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia from jail, and her proper treatment.
The programme began in front of the National Press Club at 9:00am on Friday and is scheduled to end at 12.00pm.
Leaders and activists of BNP and its associate organisation joined the program amid tight security.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam joined the programme at 11.00am
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