Judicial

Dual NID possession: JKG chairman Dr Sabrina on 2-day remand

A Dhaka court on Thursday placed JKG Healthcare’s chairman Dr Sabrina Sharmin Hussain on two-day remand in a case filed over possessing two National Identity Cards or NIDs.

 

Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Court Judge Md Tofazzal Hossain passed the order after Investigation Officer (IO) Sub-inspector Mominul Islam of Badda Police Station sought five-day remand for interrogation.

 

Election officer Md Momin Mia filed the case on August 30 with Badda Police Station under National Identity Registration Act, 2010.

 

Case statement said Sabrina has used two different names of her husband in two NID’s and reduced her age in one of them.

 

The two NID’s were blocked by the authorities after the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) sought details from the Election Commission over the scam.

 

Dr Sabrina is in jail now in a case filed over issuing fake Covid-19 certificates. On August 20, a Dhaka court framed charges against eight people including Sabrina in the case.

 

JKG Healthcare reportedly provided 27,000 coronavirus reports without following proper test procedures while most of them were fo und fake.

 

Source: United News of Bangladesh