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Finance minister: I am not a loan defaulter

  • Published at 02:00 pm February 6th, 2020
Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal -mehedi hasan
File Photo: Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka Tribune

People defamed me owing to defaulted loans, he says

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has said he is not a loan defaulter.

 “As a businessman I am not a loan defaulter but people defamed me owing to defaulted loans in the banking sector," Kamal said on Thursday. 

Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal as chief guest at Branch Managers’ Conference 2020 of Bangladesh Development Bank Limited (BDBL) at its head office in Dhaka on Thursday, February 6, 2020 | Dhaka Tribune

He said this while speaking as the chief guest at "Branch Managers’ Conference 2020" of Bangladesh Development Bank Limited (BDBL) at its head office, Dhaka.

The finance minister said, not only in Bangladesh, the economic condition worldwide is not in a good condition. “We will overcome the situation soon.”