An accused has been arrested by the police after 20 years on the run to avoid a 1-year sentence. The accused named Akter Hossain Moral (58) is the son of Ramzan Moral of Changuri village of Tongibari upazila of Munshiganj.
Akhter Hossain was sent to court in Munshiganj on Sunday afternoon after his arrest. Earlier, he was arrested from Kadmatli police station area of Dhaka on Saturday evening.
In this regard, Sub-Inspector (SI) Al Mamun of Tongibari police station said that in 2004, the CMM court sentenced this accused to 1 year in a case of money embezzlement by Ramna police station of Dhaka.
Al Mamun also said that the accused Akhter Hossain Moral was hiding in different areas since the case happened. After 20 years he was arrested from Keraniganj in Dhaka and sent to court.