Tuesday, 7 December, 2021

E-commerce fraud: Adyan Mart CEO, 2 others remanded

E-commerce fraud: Adyan Mart CEO, 2 others remanded

A Chuadanga court placed three people including Chief Executive Officer of e-commerce platform Adyan Mart on a 3-day remand in a fraud case.

Senior Judicial Magistrate Manik Chandra Dash passed the order and asked police to interrogate another accused at the jail gate considering  his age.

On Saturday Rab members arrested Adyan Mart CEO Juabayer Siddque Manik, its director and his brother Mahmud Siddique Ratan, their father Abu Bakar Siddique and manager of the e-commerce platform Minarul Islam in the case filed by Atiqur Rahman Ujjal at Chuadanga sadar police station.

Later, police produced the arrestees before the court and sought a 7-day remand for each for interrogation.

Investigation officer in the case Sub Inspector Gopal Chandra Mondol said  the court put the three accused on a a 3-day remand after hearing on the petition submitted  by police.

In February, 2020, controversial e-commerce platform Adyan Mart started their activities in Chuadanga by opening a big office at Mominpur.

The company used to attract customers with lucrative offers. They managed to get huge orders from across the country but they did not deliver their products  in time.

The company closed their customer care and all other offices few months ago.

Major Mohammad Shariful Ahsan, Company Commander of Rab-6, said a customer Atiqur Rahman Ujjal lodged a complaint against Adyan mart for embezzling around Tk 18.52 lakh.