BNP leaders Fazlur Huq Milon and Khairul Kabir Khokon were released from Keraniganj jail on today.

Milon is the former organizing secretary and Khokon is the joint secretary general of BNP.

Their release follows a clash between police and BNP activists on December 7th.

The incident resulted in the death of a leader of the Swechchasebak Dal and injuries to around 50 others.

As a result, police arrested 470 activists and leaders of the party and filed lawsuits. Milon and Khokon were among those arrested.