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Khaleda suffers `mild stroke`: Physicians

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Staff Reporter :
BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia suffered a mild stroke in jail on June 5, according to her personal physicians.
"Khaleda Zia suddenly fell on the floor at noon on June 5. She failed to recall her memories of the incident. It seems that she has suffered a mild stroke," Professor of Medicine Dr. FM Siddque told journalists on Saturday after checking the BNP chief in Old Central Jail in the capital.
A four-member team of personal physicians of the former Prime Minister met her in the jail for one and a half hours after noon on the day.
The team members included Prof of Medicine FM Siddque, Eye Specialist Professor MA Quddus, Professor of Neuro-Medicine Syed Wahidur Rahman and Cardiologist Mohammad Al Mamun.
The doctors met Khaled Zia in the jail on Nazimuddin Road and checked her health condition at around 4:10pm.
After checking her health condition, the doctors recommended shifting Khaleda Zia to a specialised hospital for necessary tests and urgent treatment.
"Khaleda needed to undergo more physical examinations at a specialised hospital to confirm if she had suffered a stroke and to know the details of her present health condition," said the FM Siddique.
He said such a mild stroke often bears the risk of severe heart attack afterward.
The doctor said, "Khaleda Zia was stuttering when she was communicating with us."
FM Siddque also handed over a four-page report to the jail authority suggesting proper treatment to the BNP chairperson.
On Friday evening, BNP Senior Joint-Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi announced protest demonstration in cities and district headquarters across the country demanding the party chief's proper treatment.
In an emergency press briefing he announced the programme after several members of Khaleda Zia's family informed about her serious ill health condition after meeting her in jail.

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