24tkt.com director among 7 e-commerce platforms officials held
Published: 04:01 PM, 11 October 2021
The CID has arrested six people, including online ticketing agency 24tkt.com director Mizanur Rahman. Besides, 6 people of e-commerce companies thale.com and wicom.com have been arrested for embezzling Tk 2.5 crore from customers.
Additional DIG Kamrul Ahsan said this at a press conference at the CID office in the capital around 11:30 am on Monday.
The press briefing said they were arrested when a victim named Md. Khairul Alam Meer filed a lawsuit.
They are – Wicom and thale.com’s Head of Operations Md. Nazrul Islam, account officer Sohail Hossain, digital communications officer Md. Tareq Mahmud Anik, sales executive officer Sazzat Hossain, call-center executive officer Munna Parvez and supervisor Md. Masum Hossain.
It is learned that Mizanur Rahman, director of online ticketing agency 24tkt.com, has been arrested on charges for embezzling Tk 50 crore from a customer in the name of selling Biman tickets.
Additional DIG Kamrul Ahsan said the companies were cheating in the name of selling electronics products at low costs. Besides, the CID has a list of 60 companies that are making suspicious transactions in the name of e-commerce, out of which 30 to 32 companies are being monitored.