ACC okays charge sheet against two over BEPZA fund embezzlement

FE Report | Published: August 10, 2018 11:00:37 | Updated: August 11, 2018 10:45:39

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The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) approved a charge sheet on Thursday against two persons for their alleged embezzlement of Tk 13.4 million of Bangladesh Export Processing Zone Authority (BEPZA) via signature forgery.

The two accused are - BEPZA cashier Md Rokonuzzaman and Messrs Arian Multimedia Ltd owner Firoz Kabir, according to the case statement.

The two persons, in collusion with each other, forged signature of BEPZA high officials on a cheque of ICB Islamic Bank Karwan Bazar branch, to embezzle the money.

The accused also prepared fake bill-voucher and advise to misappropriate BEPZA fund.

BEPZA deputy general manager (accounts and finance) Md Tofazzal Hossain filed the case with Dhanmondi police station on May 14, 2017.

ACC headquarters assistant director Md Moazzem Hossain has been investigating the case.


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