Jamuna Bank official lands in jail

Staff Correspondent | Published: 18:52, Jul 29,2020 | Updated: 01:30, Jul 30,2020


The Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday arrested Jamuna Bank Ltd Bogura branch manager Saugat Arman on charge of embezzling Tk 12.16 crore.

The commission detained Saugat on Tuesday evening following an allegation of the Bank and filed a case against him on Wednesday, ACC Bogura district integrated office deputy director M Maniruzzaman told New Age.

He said that after arresting him formally the commission produced Saugat before the court, which sent him to jail.

He said that after Saugat was transferred from the branch on July 23 he sent the amount to some accounts of his friends and families.

The commission will include the other beneficiaries in the list of accused during its investigation, said the ACC official.

He said that anomalies were detected during the bank’s internal audit.

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