Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) took into custody controversial e-commerce organization Evaly Dotcom Limited CEO Mohammad Rassel and its Chairman Shamima Nasrin, also the wife of Rassel during a raid at their Mohammadpur residence in the capital on Friday night.
They were picked up around 5:20 pm on Thursday and taken to the RAB Headquarters for interrogation.
Members of the elite force started the raid at Rassel’s flat around 4pm, RAB spokesperson Commander Khondokar Al Moin told the media.
Raid in Rassel’s flat
The director of RAB’s legal and media wing, however, did not give any details over the allegations against him.
Earlier in the day, an Evaly customer brought charges of fraud against Rassel and his wife Shamima Nasrin, the chairman of the e-tailer in a case filed with Gulshan police station in Dhaka.
BDST: 1730 HRS, SEP 16, 2021