Arrest warrant issued against PK Haldar
News Desk || risingbd.com
A Dhaka court has issued an arrest warrant against Prashant Kumar Haldar (PK Haldar), who is absconding abroad, for allegedly amassing wealth of around Tk 274.91 crore.
Dhaka Metropolitan Senior Special Judge K M Imrul Kayes passed the order.
ACC prosecutor Mahmud Hossain Jahangir confirmed this on Wednesday (December 2).
He said, “On November 26, the investigating officer (IO) of the case, ACC Deputy Director Mohammad Salauddin, applied for an arrest warrant against PK Haldar. Following the application, the court orally ordered to issue the warrant. As the order was ready, it was sent for signature on Wednesday (December 2).”
The High Court on November 19 issued a suo-moto order seeking information on the steps taken to bring back and arrest PK Haldar from abroad in view of a report published in a national daily on November 18 entitled “The ACC will seek Interpol’s help in apprehending PK Haldar”. The order is scheduled for December 8. In the meantime, the order of the warrant came.