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Karnaphuli Multipurpose Society chairman, secretary arrested

  • Our Correspondent
  • 5 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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TANGAIL: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested Karnaphuli Multi-Purpose Co-operative Society Ltd chairman Jasim Uddin and his wife Lucky Akter from here on charge of swindling crores of Taka from customers.

Jasim Uddin and Lucky Akter, secretary of the organisation, were arrested at about 1:00 pm on Wednesday, said RAB-4 senior assistant director Sajedul Islam.

Arms, drugs, fake currencies and two costly cars were seized from their possessions.

Sajedul Islam said the couple went into hiding after swindling crores of taka from customers. Based on information, the elite force arrested them.

Earlier on October 25, 10 officials and employees including managing director Shakil Ahmed of Karnaphuli Multi-Purpose Co-operative Society Ltd, were arrested.