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Home minister: Drive also to continue against all lawbreakers

  • Published at 08:43 pm September 29th, 2019
File photo of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Collected
File photo of Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal Collected

Legal action is being taken against those involved in illegal businesses

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan has said that the ongoing drive is not only against casinos, but also against all lawbreakers. 

“We have to establish good governance, and sustain the country’s positive position achieved under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Whomever be the wrongdoer, no matter whether he or she is a public representative or a government officer, will face action,” he said on Sunday.

The minister made the remarks while talking to reporters after attending a program at Ansar VDP Academy in Shafipur.

Asked about online casino business, Asaduzzaman, said, “I have heard about it from journalists for the first time. We will investigate. If you have any information, please share with us, and we will check it out.”

Referring to the ongoing drive, the minister said legal action is being taken against those involved in illegal businesses. Action is being taken after identifying those.”

Senior Secretary to the Home Ministry Mostafa Kamal Uddin, Director General of Ansar and VDP Major General Kazi Sharif Kaikobad, and Additional Director General AKM Asif Iqbal were present.