ACC summons Azad, Tabith, Bachchu for questioning  

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ACC summons Azad, Tabith, Bachchu for questioning  

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 08:13 PM, 24 April 2018  

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Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has summoned Ha-Meem Group`s managing director AK Azad, BNP leader Tabith Awal and former chairman of Basic Bank Abdul Hai Bachchu for interrogation on charges of corruption, including acquiring illegal assets.

Separate notices have been sent to those three from ACC head office on Tuesday.

Abdul Hai Bachchu has been asked to appear before the ACC on 7 May for alleged illegal wealth acquisition and unusual transaction in the bank. The ACC has summoned Abdul Hai Bachchu for questioning for the fourth time in connection with irregularities in distributing loan to the Basic Bank.

In another notice, Tabith Awal has been asked to appear before the ACC on May 8. He was charged with illegal assets and unusual transactions in the bank.

Businessman AK Azad has been asked to appear before the ACC on May 9 for questioning in connection with tax evasion.

Earlier, AK Azad was summoned but he sent letters asking for a time due to illness.

DailyBangladesh/Adnan