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ACC files case against 7 for embezzling Tk9.15cr

  • Published at 02:43 pm November 25th, 2019
Anti Corruption Commission
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ACC Assistant Director Mohammad Sirajul Haque filed the case

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has filed a case against four doctors and three businessmen over embezzlement of Tk9.15 crore from Chittagong 250-Bed General Hospital.

ACC Public Relations Officer Pranab Kumar Bhattacharjee disclosed the matter on Monday, reports UNB.

He said between May 29, 2014 and June 30, 2016, these seven people embezzled money in the pretext of buying surgical equipment and withdrew the amount by submitting false documents.

The accused are former civil surgeon and acting superintendent of Chittagong General Hospital Dr Mohammad Sarfaraz Khan Chowdhury, senior consultant (medicine) and chairman of purchase committee Dr Abdur Rob, junior consultant (surgery) Dr Bijoy Kumar Nath, proprietor of Bengal Scientific and Surgical Company Jaher Uddin Sarkar and proprietor of Amhad Enterprise and Managing Director and CEO of ASL Aftab Ahmed,

ACC Assistant Director Mohammad Sirajul Haque filed the case.