Ex-MP jailed for 7yrs in graft case
BNP leader and former MP Noor Afroz Begum Jyoti was awarded with seven-year imprisonment in a graft case yesterday.
Emran Hossain Choudhury, special judge of a Bogura court, passed the order.
Abul Kalam Azad, public prosecutor of Anti-Corruption Commission in Bogura, said along with the jail sentence, the court also fined her Tk 53 lakh.
An arrest warrant was issued against her last Tuesday.
ACC Deputy Director Anwarul Haque filed the graft case in 2014 and the trial started in 2017.