Tuesday, 15th June 2021

HC orders Dr Yunus to surrender before it within Nov 7

Dhaka, Oct 28 (BAN/ AD): A lower court had issued an arrest warrant against Nobel Laureate Dr Muhammad Yunus to surrender before October 9. Now High Court has ordered him to surrender before November 7 in a case filed over the illegal sacking of employees in Grameen Communications.

The HC has also ordered authorities not to arrest or harass him before November 7. On Monday bench of Justice Moyeenul Islam Chowdhury and Justice Khandaker Diliruzzaman passed the order.

In a case filed over illegal sacking of three employees of Grameen Communications a lower court had issued an arrest warrant against Dr Muhammad Yunus. The three employees of Grameen Communications filed three separate cases against its Chairman Dr Yunus, Managing Director Naznin Sultana, and Deputy General Manager Khandaker Abu Abedin.

The 3 employees have accused that trio had sacked them for their role in the formation of trade union at their workplace.

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