Earlier on May 5, the court adjourned till today (June 18) the hearing on the two graft cases against Khaleda in her presence. The court recorded partial statement of ACC deputy director Harunur Rashid, also plaintiff of both the cases. Khandakar Mahbub Hossain cross-examined the plaintiff. All other accused, besides Khaleda, were present during the hearing. On August 8, 2011, the ACC filed the Zia Charitable Trust graft case with Tejgaon Police Station accusing four people, including Khaleda Zia, of raising funds from unknown sources for the trust abusing power.
ACC deputy director Harunur Rashid, also an investigation officer of the case, pressed charges against the accused on January 16, 2012. Besides, the ACC filed the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case on July 3, 2008 with Ramna Police Station accusing Khaleda Zia, her eldest son Tarique Rahman, now living in the UK after securing bail, and four others for misappropriating over Tk2.10 crore which came as grants from a foreign bank for orphans. On August 5, 2010, Harunur Rashid submitted a charge-sheet to the court in the case against six people, including BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia.