- Name: Khaleda Zia
- Born: Birth date discrepancy
Khaleda Zia (IPA: kʰaled̪a dʒia; born Khaleda Khanam Putul in 1945) is a Bangladeshi politician who served as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 1991 to 1996, and again from 2001 to 2006. She was the first woman in the country’s history and second in the Muslim majority countries (after Benazir Bhutto) to head a democratic government as prime minister. She was the wife of a former President of Bangladesh Ziaur Rahman. She is the current chairperson and leader of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) which was founded by Rahman in the late 1970s.
Birth Name: Khaleda Khanam Putul
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Birth Place: Jalpaiguri, Bengal Presidency, British India
Khaleda Zia quotes :
It is impossible to practice parliamentary politics without having patience, decency, politeness and courtesy.Khaleda Zia