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Arrest warrant issued against SK Sinha

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:05 PM, 5 January 2020   Updated: 04:08 PM, 5 January 2020

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

A Dhaka court on Sunday has issued an arrest warrant against former chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha and other 11 absconding accused in a money embezzlement case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

On Sunday, Senior Special Judge KM Imrul Quaish issued the order. The deadline has been set for January 22 to submit a report on the warrant operation.

Earlier, the ACC filed a charge sheet against Sinha in the case alleging transfer and embezzlement of Tk 4 crore.

Of the other accused, the former chairman of the audit committee of the former Farmers’ Bank (now Padma Bank Limited) Mahbubul Huq Chishti (Babul Chishti) is in jail in another case.

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