Nov 2 set for delivering verdict on Bodi’s graft case
19 October 2016, Nirapad News: A special court here on Wednesday fixed 2 November for delivering verdict in a case filed against Awami League MP Abdur Rahman Bodi by the Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) for allegedly accumulating wealth beyond his known sources of income.
Judge of Dhaka Special Court-3 Abu Ahmed Jamadar passed the order after hearing arguments both from the prosecution and the defence.
Mahfuzur Rahman Likhon stood for Awami League MP while Mahmud Hossain represented the ACC.
On 9 September, 2015, a Dhaka court framed charges against Bodi in the case.
On 21 August, 2014, the ACC filed the case with Ramna police station accusing Bodi, an MP from Cox’s Bazar-4, of amassing illegal wealth.
The Dhaka court sent Bodi to jail in the case rejecting his bail petition on 12 October, 2014.
Later, the High Court granted a six months’ anticipatory bail to the accused MP on 27 October.