The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday arrested an official of Chittagong Port Authority over embezzlement of government funds.
The arrested was identified as Sandipon Chowdhury, deputy chief finance and accounts officer of Chittagong Port Authority, said an ACC official.
Sandipon was arrested from his office at the Port Bhaban Monday noon, said Lutful Kabir Chandan, deputy director of ACC Chittagong.
The ACC official said that Sandipon was one of the accused in three cases filed in 2013 over misappropriating money in procuring different instruments for the port authority.
Lutful further said they were conducting drives to arrest the other accused.
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