ACC files case against Papia for acquiring illegal wealth


DHAKA, Aug 04, 2020 (BSS) – The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has filed a case against Shamima Nur Papia, expelled general secretary of Jubo Mohila League’s Narsingdi district unit, and her husband Mofizur Rahman Sumon for allegedly acquiring illegal wealth worth around Taka 6.24 crore.

ACC Deputy Director Shaheen Ara Momtaz filed the case with ACC’s Dhaka district office-1 today, ACC Public Relations Officer Pranab Kumar Bhattachary confirmed the matter to BSS.

In the case, Papia has been accused of acquiring illegal assets worth a total of Tk 6 crore 24 lakh 18 thousand as she and her husband could not show any valid document or reason for earning such amount of money or asset.

The ACC interrogated Papia and her husband to investigate the allegations at Kashimpur jail gate on July 20.