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ACC detains passport office employee for taking bribe

  • Published at 09:19 pm October 14th, 2019
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An ACC team caught office assistant Atiqul red handed while taking the bribe

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has detained an employee of Thakurgaon regional passport office while taking bribe.

Atiqul Islam, an office assistant of the passport office, was apprehended for demanding and receiving a bribe of Tk21,000 on Monday, reports UNB.

ACC officials said Sahimuddin, a retired school teacher made a complaint to the commission that the office assistant demanded additional money from him for delivering his passport in a short time.

Following the complaint, a team of ACC caught Atiqul red handed while taking the amount as bribe.

Later, he was taken to the ACC district coordinator office for interrogation.