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ACC summons new Chairman of AB Bank

Rtv online report
|  07 Jan 2018, 00:00 | Update : 07 Jan 2018, 17:53
The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has summoned the Chairman of Arab Bangladesh Bank (AB Bank) M A Awal. Besides, it also summoned the bank Director BB Saha Roy.

ACC Public Relation Officer Pranab Kumar Bhattacharya said, they were summoned for investigating the allegation of laundering 2 crore dollars.

Letters were issued against them from the ACC head office in this regard. They were asked to appear in the ACC head office on January 8 through the letters.

ACC interrogated four high officials of AB Bank including its former Chairman M Wahidul Haque and two former Managing Directors on December 28 and 31 over the incident.

Interrogation of six Directors and a businessman was going on Sunday. Investigation Officer and ACC Director Syed Iqbal Hossain and Assistant Director Gulshan Anwar Prodhan conducted the interrogation process.

Besides, ACC also issued letters and banned overseas travel of 16 high officials of AB Bank.

According to the ACC sources, AB Bank authority could not submit any valid document over the incident of providing loan of 2 crore dollars to a Dubai based company named PGF following an agreement.

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