The Metropolitan Sessions Judge’s Court of Dhaka on Monday issued warrant of against BNP Vice-Chairman Sadeque Hossain Khoka in a sedition case.Earlier, on the day, Judge Kamrul Hosain Molla of the court took cognizance of the charge sheet of the case.
On December 8, last year, Inspector Tofail Ahmed of Paltan Police Station submitted the charge sheet of the case to the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Court of Dhaka.
Twenty-four persons were made witnesses in the case.
Sub-Inspector Shahidullah Pradhan of Paltan Police Station filed the case with his police station on December 7, last year. The case record says that on October 14, last year, while addressing a meeting at Bhasani auditorium, BNP leader Sadeque Hossain Khoka called upon the leaders and activists of his party to jump ahead with chopper, axe and cooking tools to avert the last general election.