Illegal Wealth

ACC sues PP Wazed, his wife

Staff Correspondent

25 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Wednesday filed two separate cases against SM Wazed Ali Khokon, a public prosecutor of Narayanganj court, and his wife on charges of amassing illegal wealth worth Tk 2 crore.

The anti-graft body’s Assistant Director Rezaul Karim filed the two cases with its integrated district office in Dhaka accusing the couple under sections 26 (2) and 27 (1) of Anti-Corruption Commission Act-2004 and section 4 (2) of the Money Laundering Prevention Act-2012, said ACC director (Media) Pranab Kumar Bhattacharjee.

ACC filed a case against Wazed Ali on charges of concealed information of wealth worth Tk 85.32 in his wealth statement submitted to the ACC while amassing illegal wealth worth Tk 99.49 lakh.