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Former Bangladesh PM jailed for 5 years

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  8 Feb 2018 12:00 AM GMT

According to reports, former Bangladesh Prime Minister and opposition leader Khaleda Zia has been sentenced to five years in jail for corruption charges.

After the verdict was read out in Dhaka, police used tear gas to disperse thousands of her supporters, as per reports.

The court sentenced her after she was found guilty of misusing Intertiol funds for Children, as reported.

Image: Kahleda Zia file photo

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