Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC)

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Uttara Finance urges ACC to bar former MD’s travel abroad

Uttara Finance and Investment has requested Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to prevent its former managing director, SM Shamsul Arefin, from leaving Bangladesh over his alleged involvement in scams.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Reshuffle in ACC to hurt high-profile probes

The recent reshuffle in the Anti-Corruption Commission would hamper investigation of many high-profile corruption cases, said officials who have been transferred.

May 5, 2022
May 5, 2022

6 including 5 NSU trustees sued for laundering Tk 304 cr

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has filed a case against six people, including five members of North South University’s board of trustees, and the managing director of a development company.

March 24, 2022
March 24, 2022

ILFSL loan scam: ACC summons ex-Bangladesh Bank officials for questioning

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has summoned Bangladesh Bank’s former deputy governor SK Sur and executive director Shah Alam for interrogation about the misappropriation of over Tk 2,500 crore of International Leasing and Financial Services Ltd (ILFSL).

February 15, 2021
February 15, 2021

ACC files 2 cases against DGHS driver Abdul Malek, his wife

Anti-Corruption Commission has filed two cases against Abdul Malek, a driver of the Directorate General of Health Service (DGHS), and his wife.

January 18, 2021
January 18, 2021

ACC challenges acquittal of BNP’s DSCC mayor candidate Ishraque in graft case

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) today filed an appeal petition against a Dhaka court order that acquitted BNP mayoral candidate for Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Ishraque Hossain.

January 13, 2021
January 13, 2021

Govt cannot recommend withdrawal of corruption cases: HC says in full verdict

The High Court in a full text verdict has observed that the government can neither withdraw any corruption case filed and moved by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) nor can it recommend withdrawal of such cases.

October 19, 2020
October 19, 2020

Rashedul Haque Chisty gets bail in 2 graft cases

A Dhaka court today granted ad-interim bail to Rashedul Haque Chisty, son of Farmers Bank Ltd’s former chairman of audit committee Mabubul Haque Chisty, in two graft cases.

October 18, 2020
October 18, 2020

Ex-CEO of Farmers Bank, 5 others charged with Tk 30cr embezzlement

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has pressed charges against former managing director and CEO of Farmers Bank Chowdhury Mustaque Ahmed and five others in a case filed over the embezzlement of Tk 30 crore from the bank.

September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020

ACC recommendations: HC wants to know progress in curbing health sector corruption

The High Court today wanted to know the progress in implementation of the 25 recommendations made by the Anti-Corruption Commission to prevent corruption and irregularities in the health sector.