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Anti-Corruption Commission sues Afzal, 9 others for embezzling Tk 37.5cr

Staff Correspondent

26th April, 2019 07:11:16 printer

Anti-Corruption Commission sues Afzal, 9 others for embezzling Tk 37.5cr

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Friday filed a case against ten people, including former accountant of medical education department of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Afzal Hossain and his wife Rubina Khanam, on charges of embezzling Tk 37.5 crore.

ACC deputy-assistant secretary Shahidur Rahman filed the case with Cox’s bazar Sadar police station accusing the ten people, said ACC public relation officer Pranab Kumar Bhattacharjee.  

The others accused are Cox’s Bazar Medical College principal Subas Chandra Saha, former principal of M Rezaul Karim, former director of medical education department of DGHS M Abdur Rashid, Cox’s Bazar district accounts officer Sukumol Barua and three officials-- Surojit Roy Das, Pankaj Kumar Boidya and Hurrama Aktar Khuki-- of the district accounts office.

Earlier, the ACC on Thursday approved the case against the ten people at a meeting held in the commission’s Segunbagicha Headquarters in the capital.

ACC found different irregularities in the purchase of equipment for Cox’s Bazar Medical College from Rahman Trade International, owned by Afzal’s wife Rubina, during 2016-17 and 2017-18 fiscal.


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