Anti-Corruption Commission

November 29, 2022
November 29, 2022

BASIC Bank loan scams: ‘A drama is all we’re watching’

The High Court yesterday expressed disappointment at the embezzlement of large amounts of money from the state-run Basic Bank and the Anti-Corruption Commission’s failure to press charges in any of the 56 cases filed over the bank’s loan scams in the last seven years.

November 1, 2022
November 1, 2022

Arrest warrant issued against Tarique, Zubaida in graft case

A Dhaka court today accepted the charges against BNP acting chairman Tarique Rahman and his wife Zubaida Rahman in a graft case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

October 23, 2022
October 23, 2022

Earned Tk 52 lakh legally, bought flat worth Tk 3.09cr

As a government servant, the suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Prisons, Bazlur Rashid, had earned only Tk 52 lakh legally during his service between 1993 and 2018.

October 23, 2022
October 23, 2022

Suspended DIG Prisons Bazlur Rashid jailed for 5 years

Suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Prisons Bazlur Rashid was sentenced to five years' imprisonment for amassing Tk 3.14 crore beyond known sources of income.

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

ACC seeks HC order to cancel Samrat’s bail

The Anti-Corruption Commission today (August 29, 2022) filed a petition with the High Court seeking cancellation of the lower court order that recently granted bail to expelled Jubo League leader Ismail Hossain Samrat in a corruption case.

August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022

SC denies Haji Salim’s bail in corruption case

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court today (August 1, 2022) refused to grant bail to Awami League lawmaker Haji Mohammad Salim in a corruption case in which the High Court has upheld his conviction and 10 years of jail sentence.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Accused in NSU scam case: Missing businessman finally found

Amin Md Hilaly (56), a real estate businessman and one of the accused in the North South University scam case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission, who went missing on (July 1, 2022), was found last night (July 3, 2022) at Tetultala area in Savar’s Hemayetpur.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Tk 304cr money laundering: Court refuses to hear bail petitions of 4 NSU trustees

A Dhaka court today refused to hold hearing on the bail petitions submitted for four members of North South University's (NSU) trustee board in a Tk 304 crore money laundering case.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

Why individuals barred from directly filing corruption case? HC asks ACC

The High Court today questioned the legality of a section of Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) law that curtails individual’s right to directly lodge corruption case with the court.

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

ACC visits Biman HQ to probe leasing 2 Boeing 777s from Egypt Air

A team of Anti-Corruption Commission today visited Biman Bangladesh Airlines headquarters as part of its investigation into the corruption allegations regarding taking lease of two Boeing 777 aircraft from Egypt Air in 2014. The lease caused a loss of around Tk 1,200 crore.