Update November 16, 2016

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HC grants six-month ad-interim bail to AL MP Bodi

Mirajul Moin Joy

16 November 2016, Nirapad News: The High Court on Wednesday granted six-month ad-interim bail to Awami League MP Abdur Rahman Bodi in a case filed for concealing information about his wealth.

The HC bench of Justice Md Ruhul Quddus passed the order following an appeal filed by the ruling party MP against the lower court verdict that sentenced him to three years’ imprisonment in the case.

Earlier on November 2, a court here sentenced Bodi, MP of Cox’s Bazar-4 constituency, to three years in jail in the case.

According to the case statement, Abdur Rahman Bodi concealed information about his wealth worth more than Tk 108.6 million amassed
from unknown sources.

The case statement also shows that Badi owned properties worth Tk 4.979 million in 2008. In an income statement sent to ACC in 2013, he stated that he owned assets of Tk 160.7 million.

On May 7 last year, the Anti Corruption Commission submitted chargesheet in the case.

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