Alexa BNP’s MP Harun-Ur Rashid jailed for 5-yrs

Dhaka, Monday   18 November 2019

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BNP’s MP Harun-Ur Rashid jailed for 5-yrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:38 PM, 21 October 2019   Updated: 06:24 PM, 21 October 2019

BNP’s MP Harun-Ur Rashid

BNP’s MP Harun-Ur Rashid

BNP’s MP Harun-Ur Rashid has been sentenced to five years in jail in the case of selling duty-free cars. Besides, he was fined Tk 50 lakh and also sentenced to a further 6 months jail.

On Monday, Lawyer Sheikh Nazmul Alam of Dhaka’s Special Judge Court-4 gave the verdict. During this, Harun-Ur Rashid appeared in court. After the verdict, he was sent to jail with a warrant.

The court declared the verdict after hearing the case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

In the same case, Channel-9 MD Enayetur Rahman Bappi has sentenced to two years rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Tk 1 lakh with a further two months jail. 

Besides, the absconding accused Ishtiaq Sadeq has been sentenced to three years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Tk 40 lakh with a further two months jail.

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