Khaleda Zia, chairperson of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) visited Mahmudur Rahman on Wednesday evening.
Mahmudur Rahman is currently under treatment in capital’s United Hospital.
The BNP chief went to the hospital around 9:15pm. During her short stay, she talked to doctors and inquired about the acting editor’s health condition.
Khaleda also talked to Mahmudur Rahman’s family members, including his wife Firoza Mahmud.
Mahmudur Rahman was admitted to the hospital shortly after he was freed on bail on 23 November, three and a half years after he was arrested.