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Rohingya NID scam gets one more EC staff arrested

  • Published at 01:11 am November 19th, 2019
web-NID card Rohingya national Nur Mohammad
Photo showing NID number of Rohingya national Nur Mohammad Dhaka Tribune

The arrested were identified as Nazim Uddin, 38, a support staff working at the Chittagong district election office

Police arrested one more employee of the Election Commission (EC) for his alleged involvement in assisting Rohingya refugees obtain National Identification Cards (NIDs).

The Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP), the investigating agency for the case, arrested the EC employees from the Chittagong district election office yesterday.

The arrested were identified as Nazim Uddin, 38, a support staff working at the Chittagong district election office.

CTU Inspector Rajesh Barua told Dhaka Tribune that with the latest arrest, 11 persons have been apprehended so far in the Rohingya NID scam case.