DHAKA: SM Golam Kibria Shamim alias GK Shamim and Jubo League leader Khalid Mahmud Bhuiyan were sent to jail on Thursday (November 7) after remand in a case filed for accumulating wealthy illegally.
Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) interrogated GK Shamim and Khalid Mahmud Bhuiyan on remand.
The last phase of interrogation took place between 10 pm and 2 pm on Thursday (November 7).
A team, led by ACC director Sayeed Iqbal Hossen, quizzed them, Pranab Kumar Bhattacharya, ACC's public relation officer, told Banglanews.
GK Shamim, for the 5th day, and Khalid Mahmud, for the 4th day, were interrogated.
Afterwards, they were sent to Senior Special Judge’s Court of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) KM Imrul Kayesh. Lawyers sought bail for them, but the judge sent them to jail.
Earlier, GK Shamim and Khalid Mahmud were brought to ACC office respectively on November 3 and 4.
ACC filled cases on October 21.
It was known that GK Shamim acquired wealth worth Taka 297 while Khalid Mahmud Bhuiyan owns wealth worth Taka 5 crore 58 lakhs.
RAB detained Jubo League central committee leader SM Golam Kibria Shamim on September 20.
RAB seized a huge amount of money, foreign currency, a firearm, drugs, liquor, and FDR cheque worth Taka 200 crore from his office in Niketan area of the capital.
RAB arrested Khalid from his Gulshan residence on September 18.
Police seized one shotgun, two pistols, 57 rounds of shotgun bullets, 53 rounds of pistol bullets and 585 pieces of yaba pills from his residence. Besides, they also seized Taka 10, 34,550 cash and foreign currency worth Taka 7 lakhs.
Jubo League expelled alleged Khaled Mahmud Bhuiyan from the party for running an illegal casino.
BDST: 1838 HRS, NOV 07, 2019