ACC sues five for embezzling Tk 20 crore


28th January, 2020 06:10:56 printer

ACC sues five for embezzling Tk 20 crore

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Tuesday filed a case against five people for embezzling around Tk 20 crore from Khatumganj branch of AB Bank Ltd in Chattogram.

Deputy Director of ACC head office Shihab Slama filed the case with Chattogram Coordinated District Office-1, ACC spokesman Pranab Kumar Bhattacharya told UNB.

The accused are Managing Directors of Mohammad Elias Brothers Shamsul Alam, Nahar Trading Corporation Mohammad Shaiyab, Marrin Vegetables Oils Limited Johri Ahmad and its Chairman Tipu Sultan and former relationship manager of Khatumgang branch of AB Bank Ashraful Aziz.

They misappropriated Tk 197,962,000 from August 17, 2010 to October 29, 2010 submitting false papers, said the case documents.