GK Shamim’s mother lands in jail after surrender
Published: 03:05 PM, 25 January 2022
GK Shamim - File Photo
The court has ordered to send Ayesha Akhter, mother of SM Golam Kibria Shamim alias GK Shamim, to jail after she surrendered in a case filed for amassing illegal wealth.
Dhaka Metropolitan Sessions Judge KM Imrul Qayesh passed the order on Tuesday denying bail.
Earlier on November 16 last year, the court accepted the charge-sheet filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) against GK Shamim and his mother. Besides, an arrest warrant was issued against Ayesha Akhter as she was on run. Another accused GK Shamim is in jail in the case.
The ACC on October 21, 2019, filed the case against GK Shamim and his mother Ayesha Akter for amassing illegal wealth of Taka 297.08 crore.
Following the investigation, the ACC approved the charge sheet against GK Shamim and his mother on December 22, 2020. Earlier, on September 20, 2019, RAB arrested GK Shamim.