The physicians of BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia are going to jail to perform regular medical check-ups on her as she is feeling sick at the old central jail on Nazimuddin Road in the capital.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has confirmed this on Thursday.
BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia, who is now in jail in Dhaka in a graft case, is now feeling sick,” he added.
He said:"Khaleda Zia suddenly started feeling unwell. So, her doctors will visit her to perform regular health check-ups."
Private TV channel News24, a sister concern of the Bangla daily Kalerkantho, has confirmed the news.
A special court on February 8 handed down five-year imprisonment to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia after convicting her in Zia Orphanage Trust graft case.
Khaleda’s son Tarique Rahman and four others have also been sentenced to 10 years in jail in the same case.