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Enamul Bachir files bail plea with HC

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:54 PM, 23 June 2021  

Enamul Bachir files bail plea with HC

Enamul Bachir files bail plea with HC

Khandaker Enamul Bachir, the suspended director of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), has filed a bail petition to the High Court in a bribery case.

Deputy Attorney General AKM Amin Uddin Manik confirmed the bail petition on Wednesday. 

The hearing will be held in a virtual bench comprising High Court Justice Nazrul Islam Talukder and Justice SM Mojibur Rahman on Thursday (June 24).

On April 29, Dhaka Special Judge Court-4 Judge Sheikh Nazmul Alam dismissed his bail petition. Following the dismissal order, Khandaker Enamul Bachir filed the bail petition to the High Court on June 16.

On July 16, 2019, the ACC filed a case against the sacked Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Mizanur Rahman and Bachir on charges of bribery worth Tk 40 lakh. ACC Dhaka integrated district office-1 ACC director and search team leader Sheikh Mohammad Fanafillah filed the case as a plaintiff.

Later, on July 22, 2019, an ACC team led by ACC director Fanafillah arrested Enamul Bachir from Darussalam area of Capital's ​​Mirpur. The next day, on July 23, Dhaka Senior Special Judge KM Imrul Kayes rejected his bail petition and ordered him to be sent to jail.

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