Tuesday, 26 October, 2021

Graft Case against Babar

Testimony of PWs ends

Testimony of PWs ends

A Dhaka court on Sunday adjourned till September 21 the hearing of a graft case against former state minister Lutfozzaman Babar, reports BSS.

Judge Mohammad Shahidul Islam of Dhaka Special Judge Court-7 passed the order as last prosecution witness (PW) and investigation officer (IO) of the case Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Assistant Director Mirza Jahidul Alam testified and was cross examined by the defence afterwards.

ACC filed the case against Babar with Ramna Police Station on January 13 in 2008, for amassing illegal wealth worth around Taka 7.05 crore.

Deputy Assistant Director of the ACC Rupok Kumar Saha on July 16, 2008, filed a charge-sheet in the case.

The court indicted Babar in the graft case on August 12, 2008.