ACC okays charge-sheet against four bank officials

Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Published at 12:47am on July 23, 2018

The Anti-Corruption Commission on Sunday approved submission of a charge-sheet against two businessmen and four Krishi Bank officials in a graft case.
The charge-sheet will be submitted before the court against managing director of M/s RN Sweater Ltd Rashidun Nabi Chowdhury and its chairman Hosne Zaman Chowdhury, senior principal officer of Krishi Bank Shah Sharfuddin Ahmed, its assistant general manager M Sarwar Hossain, deputy general manager and branch manager M Jubair Manjur and DGM ABM Ataur Rahman.
The national anti-graft agency filed a case against them with Tejgaon police station on August 29, 2017.
During investigating the case, the ACC found that the six people embezzled over US$ 12.34 million (around Tk 10.82 crore) from the Kawran Bazar branch of Krishi Bank.
The accused in collusion with each other withdrew the money from the branch between June 4 and August 9 in 2012 using fake documents of exported goods.