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ACC opens probe against Shilpakala Academy’s DG for graft charge

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 3rd January, 2022 08:22:55 PM
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ACC opens probe against Shilpakala Academy’s DG for graft charge

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday took a decision to start a probe against Director General of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka Liaquat Ali Lucky on charges of embezzling money.

The anti-graft body appointed its Deputy Director Mohammad Ibrahim and assistant director Afnan Jannat Keya under the supervision of the commission’s director Syed Iqbal Hossain to conduct inquiry against him, said ACC Spoksperson M Arif Sadiq.

The inquiry team also asked to submit a probe report to the ACC on completion of the inquiry against the top official of the Shilpakala Academy.

There are allegations that DG Liakot Ali Laki embezzled millions of money through corruption including taking bribe, abusing power, submitting fake bill vouchers and he also laundered money in abroad.