It was a Tk30m "donation," says Hasina's lawyer

January 25th, 2008 | News, Podcasts | Mikey | No Comments

That’s the strangest quote I got from the story I just finished on the fact that the former Prime Minister of Bangladesh is the jail and being charged with extortion.

The evidence is clear that money was transferred. Sheikh Selim, Hasina’s brother, told authorities that he passed one third of the money to Hasina in the presence of her sister. And that’s why she’s in jail now, even if the original businessman didn’t name Hasina in the charge originally.

Listen to my piece for more:

Leave a Reply

* Name, Email, and Comment are Required