JP MP, husband sued for embezzling Basic Bank money
Published : Wednesday, 10 January, 2018 at 3:37 PM Count : 211
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Wednesday filed two cases against Jatiya Party lawmaker Mahjabeen Morshed and her husband Morshed Murad Ipahim, also a senior Jatiya Party leader, on charge of misappropriating around Tk 2.75 crore from Basic Bank.
ACC assistant director Sirajul Islam filed the cases with Double Mooring Police Station in Chittagong.
Double Mooring Police Station OC AKM Mohiuddin Salim confirmed the news.
bdnews24.com adds : On Wednesday, the graft watchdog started the cases with the Chittagong Metropolitan Police against the couple and three others, including two former top officials of the state-owned bank.
Ipahim serves as a vice president of the HM Ershad-led Jatiya Party’s central executive body. Mahjabeen is an MP from the women’s reserved seats on the party’s ticket.