Sigma Huda, two daughters get HC bail

The High Court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to the wife and two daughters of former BNP minister Barrister Nazmul Huda in a case filed on charge of laundering money.

The HC bench of Justice Obaidul Hassan and Justice AKM Zahirul Huq passed the order after hearing their bail pleas.

Senior lawyer Mansurul Haque Chowdhury stood for the accused while Khurshid Alam Khan represented the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

ACC Assistant Director Md Shafi Ullah filed two cases on January 9, accusing Huda's wife Sigma Huda and two daughters Antara Selima Huda and Srabonti Amina Huda.

According to the statement of a case, Sigma Huda and Antara Selima Huda bought a house in London by laundering Tk 40,660,000 in 2003.

As per the other case, Sigma Huda and Srabonti Amina Huda bought another house in London by laundering Tk 26,750,000 in 2006.

Source: United News of Bangladesh