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POST TIME: 23 January, 2019 09:14:07 PM / LAST MODIFIED: 25 January, 2019 09:47:18 AM
ACC investigating 23 ‘corrupt’ health officials
Independent Online Desk

ACC investigating 23 ‘corrupt’ health officials

Twenty-three health department officials, who have reportedly amassed huge illegal wealth, are being investigated by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).

The ACC has recommended departmental actions against them and urged the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) to transfer the officials for the sake of unhindered investigation.

These officials created a strong syndicate working at the same station for a long time, an ACC letter sent to DGHS reads adding that these officials have amassed huge wealth by misusing their power.

ACC's intelligence unit is conducting the investigation.

The officials named by the ACC are Mir Raihan Ali, Md Faruk Hossain, Md Ashraful Islam, Md Sajedul Karim, Md Toybur Rahman, Md Saiful Islam, Md Faizur Rahman of DGHS Dhaka office; Md Mahfuzur Rahman and Md Azmal Khan of Chattogram office; Md Mostafizur Rahman and Md Abdul Kuddus of Mymensingh office; Md Nurul Hque, Md Gosh Ahmed, Md Aman Ahmed, Md Nesar Ahmed Chowdhury of Sylhet office; Md Farid Hossain, Md Masum, Md Anwar Hossain of Khulna office; Md Rahat Khan and Md Jewel of Barishal office; Md Azizur Rahman, Md Saiful Islam and Md Jahangir Alam of Rangpur office.UNB.

 

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