ACC detain 2 land officials with bribe money

CHATTOGRAM Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) vigilance

team detained a former Chainman of Land Acquisition office in Chattogram

district administration along with bribe money of Tk.7.50 lakh and commission

cheques of TK 91 lakh.

Chainman Nazrul Islam, now land assistant of Fatikchari Land office was

detained from a cloth store of Chattogram Shopping complex this evening.

Nazrul is also the owner of cloth store named Eyana and a food house in the

same shopping complex.

Earlier, Nazrul was instantly transferred to Fatikchari Land office on

February 19, 2017 for alleged involvement with irregularities and corruption

in his previous service station at Chattogram District land Acquisition

office by the Minister of Land Saifuzzaman Chowdhury when he visited the

district land acquisition office.

ACC official Ratan Kumar Das who led the drive told newsmen that Taslim

Uddin, the office assistant of Fatikchari land office was also present during

the detention of the Chainman along with Tk.57 thousand found in his pocket.

Taslim was also taken in ACC office for quizzing, he added.

Besides, two employees of the said shop were also brought to ACC office for

quizzing, ACC sources said.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)