A Dhaka court has accepted the charges against casino brothers Enamul Haque Enu, Rupon Bhuiyan and nine others in three cases filed over laundering Tk 3.55 crore.
Judge KM Emrul Kayesh of the Senior Special Judge's Court of Dhaka passed the order after scrutinising the case dockets and other relevant documents on Thursday.The others accused in the case are -- their three brothers Shahidul Haque Bhuiyan, Rashidul Haque Bhuiyan and Merajul Haque Bhuiyan, general secretary of Wanderer's Club in Motijheel Joy Gopal Sarkar and their accomplices Nobin Hossain Sikder, Md Saiful Islam, Tuhin Munshi and Pavel Rahman.
Of them, Enu, Rupon, Joy Gopal, Tuhin, Nabir, Sunny and Saiful were earlier arrested in connection with the case filed with Gendaria Police Station on September 25 last year.
Shahidul, Rashidul, Merajul, Harun and Pavel are on the run.
On July 26, CID Inspectors Mehedi Maksud and Sadek Ali, also investigation officers (IO) of the cases, submitted the charge sheets to the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate's Court of Dhaka against them.
On September 24, 2019, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) seized about Tk5 crore in cash, eight kilograms of gold - worth over Tk4 crore and six firearms during raids on their residences.
On January 13, CID arrested Enamul and Rupon and their associate Sunny from Dhaka's Keraniganj.