ACC questioning 6 AB bank directors
Published: 01:19 PM, 7 January 2018 Updated: 05:06 PM, 7 January 2018
Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Sunday has questioning six Directors of Arab Bangladesh Bank (AB) over $ 20 million money laundering scam which took place in 2014.
Assistant Director (Public Relations) of ACC Pranab Kumar Bhattacharya said that the graft watchdog started the interrogating them in this morning as per a fixed schedule.
ACC asked current directors Syed Afzal Hasan Uddin, Shishir Ranjan Bose and Mesbahul Hoque and former directors Faheemul Huq, Anwar Jamil Siddiqui and Runa Zakia Shahrood Khan to appear before the commission’s Segunbagicha headquarter between 9:00am to 10:30am.
On the other hand a businessman named Shaiful Islam also quizzed. On January 1, a notice was asked to appear for interrogation.
ACC earlier quizzed AB Bank’s former chairman M Wahidul Haque, former managi ng directors M Fazlur Rahman and Shamim Ahmed Chaudhury and former head of treasury Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal for their alleged involvement in the money laundering.
ACC Director Sayed Iqbal Hossain and Assistant Director Gulshan Anowar Pradhan are inquiring the matter.