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ACC arrests 2 Janata Bank DGM over loan irregularities

  • Published at 04:02 pm October 6th, 2016
  • Last updated at 04:05 pm October 6th, 2016
ACC arrests 2 Janata Bank DGM over loan irregularities
Ajmul Haq and SM Abu Hena Mostafa Kamal were arrested from Motijheel area in Dhaka Thursday morning. A team led by ACC Director Mir Jainul Abedin Shibly and Deputy Director Golam Shahriar Chowdhury arrested the duo, said a higher official of the commission wishing anonymity. The two arrestees are accused in several cases filed with Ramna, Motijheel, and New Market police stations over the Bismillah Group’s Tk1,200 crore loan irregularities. The ACC's then deputy director Syed Iqbal Hossain filed 12 cases on November 3, 2013 against 54 persons, including 13 high ups of Bismillah group and another 41 bank officials of several banks. Of these cases, two were filed over the embezzlement of Tk332.91 crore from Janata Bank by Bismillah Group. Twelve Janata Bank officials were accused in it. Of the 12 accused, two were arrested today (Thursday).