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Former MP Papul receives another imprisonment verdict in Kuwait

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 28th November, 2021 06:41:40 PM
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Former MP Papul receives another imprisonment verdict in Kuwait

A court of Kuwait sentenced former lawmaker from Laxmipur-2 Mohammad Shahid Islam alias Kazi Papul to imprisonment for 7 years in a graft case.

Besides, he has been fined 27,00,000 Kuwaiti dinar.

Major General Sheikh Mazen Al Jarrah, assistant under-secretary to Kuwait's Ministry of Interior, and Hassan al-Khidr, manpower director of the country, were also awarded same punishment for taking bribe from Papul.

On June 6, Papul was arrested by Kuwait police in cases involving human trafficking, money laundering and bribery.

He was previously sentenced to imprisonment for 4 years in another graft case, according to a Gulf News report.