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Pradeep accumulates huge illegal assets

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 04:57 PM, 9 August 2020  

Pradeep accumulates huge illegal assets

Pradeep accumulates huge illegal assets

Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) is searching for the illegal assets of former officer-in-charge (OC) of Teknaf Police Station OC Pradeep Kumar Das and his wife. The investigation report on the issue will be submitted as soon as possible.

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Chattogram Integrated Office-2 Deputy Director Mahbubul Alam came up with this information on Sunday.

ACC sources said OC Pradeep owns a flat in Chattogram's Lal Khan Bazar and two hotels in Cox's Bazar. Besides, his wife Chumki has assets worth crores of taka in Bealkhali.

It also alleged that he has flats at Agartala, Guwahati of India, and Australia. Pradeep has also been accused of money laundering abroad.
Besides, OC Pradeep only presented the salary allowance, the allowance received from the peacekeeping mission, and the money received from GPF in the income tax documents.

It is learned that although Pradeep's wife Chumki is a housewife, she has a fish farm worth Tk 13.50 lakh in her name and 4 shotak of land in Pathar Ghata worth Tk 86 lakh 76 thousand. The current value of the six-story building on that land is 1 crore 30 lakh 50 thousand takas.

Besides, he also brought a land worth Tk 1 crore 29 lakh 92 thousand 600 was purchased in Panchlaish in 2015-16 fiscal year. In 2017-18, he bought a 740 sq ft flat in Jhilangja mouza in Cox's Bazar. Its worth is 12 lakh 32 thousand takas.

In all, the value of Pradeep's immovable assets is 3 crore 59 lakh 51 thousand 300 takas. Besides, there are private cars worth Tk 5 lakh, microbuses worth Tk 17 lakh, and 45 Vori of gold, and Tk 45 thousand 200 has been shown in the bank account.