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13 arrested over pillow scam

News Desk : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-12-12 4:24:34 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-12-13 2:29:56 PM

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested 13 officials of Public Works Department (PWD) including its former chief engineer Masudul Alam over the corruption allegation in the Green City residential project at Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, popularly known as pillow scam.

They were arrested from Dhaka on Thursday.

The arrestees were known as engineer Masudul Alam, Deputy Assistant Engineer Md Zahidul Kabir, Md Shafiqul Islam, Sumon Kumar Nandi, Abu Sayeed, Md Rawshan Ali, Sub-Division Engineer Md Mostafa Kamal, Ahmed Sazzad Khan, Md Tahajjud Hossain, Assistant Engineer Md Tareq Khan, Md Aminul Islam, Contractor Aisf Hossain and Shahadat Hossain.

Earlier, ACC filed four separate cases over the corruption allegation in the project.

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