ACC sues Shahed among 5...

Dhaka, Tuesday   20 October 2020

ACC sues Shahed among 5

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:46 PM, 23 September 2020  

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The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has lodged a case against five people including Regent Hospital Chairman Shahed Karim and former Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) director (Hospitals) Aminul Hasan. 

Following approval from the three-member ACC probe team, ACC Deputy Director Farid Ahmed Patwary filed the case on Wednesday. 

However, former DGHS director-general Professor Dr Abul Kalam Azad was not accused in the case. 

The other accused of the Deputy Director (Hospitals) Yunus Ali, Assistant Director Dr Shafiur Rahman and Research Officer Dr Didarul Islam. 

The members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)  arrested Shahed from Debhata Upazilla of Shatkhira in the early hours of 15 July and was airlifted to the capital in the morning. Detective Branch of police conducted a raid on one of his Uttara dens on 18 July and recovered illegal arms and narcotics.