Kuwait jails MP Papul for four years
Published: 08:00 PM, 28 January 2021 Updated: 09:04 PM, 28 January 2021
Kazi Shahidul Islam Papul
Kuwait’s Criminal Court on Thursday sentenced Bangladeshi Lawmaker Mohammad Shahid Islam alias Kazi Papul to four years in jail, reports local media.
As per the report, he was further fined 1.9 million Kuwaiti dinars.
The criminal court headed by Counselor Abdullah Al-Othman handed down the verdict in the human-trafficking and money-laundering cases.
In addition to Kazi Papul, the court sentenced Kuwaiti official Maj Gen Mazen Al-Jarrah and the last mediator and agent.
Meanwhile, Kazi Papul, a lawmaker from the Lakshmipur-2 constituency, was arrested in Kuwait on 6 June.