HC seeks information in which countries PK Halder kept money

HC seeks information in which countries PK Halder kept money

Staff Correspondent  daily-bangladesh.com

Published: 12:24 17 May 2022   Updated: 17:42 17 May 2022

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

The High Court has directed the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to submit a report of the latest information on which countries Prashanta Kumar Halder also known as PK Halde has kept his money. 

The court also set June 12 for hearing the rule on bringing back the former MD of NRB Global Bank, who was arrested in India, to Bangladesh. 

The High Court bench of  Justice Md Nazrul Islam Talukder and Justice Kazi Md Ejarul Haque Akondo passed the order on Tuesday. 

Deputy Attorney General AKM Amin Uddin Manik represented the state in the court while senior lawyer Khurshid Alam Khan stood for Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). 

Earlier on Monday, state counsel informed the court about the arrest of PK Halder in India and prayed to hold a hearing on the rule issued by the court as a Suo Moto (voluntary move).  

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