Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Gramin Telecom money embezzlement case. The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) filed a charge sheet against 14 people including Muhammad Yunus. On Monday, ACC Deputy Director Gulshan Anwar submitted the charge sheet to the agency’s Dhaka district office.
The charge sheet will be presented to the court later. The amount of embezzled money has been given in the charge sheet as 26 crore 22 lakh. According to the report, the accused embezzled this money. Apart from this, money laundering clause has also been added to the charge sheet.
ACC Secretary Mahbub Hossain said, ‘We have sent a complaint to the Anti-Corruption Commission regarding the embezzlement of Grameen Telecom’s money. The preliminary investigation was carried out with the approval of the commission. Preliminary investigation reveals prima facie evidence of embezzlement. Later, a case was filed.
ACC initially accused 13 people in the case, but later another person was added to the charge sheet. Dr. Apart from Yunus, Grameen Telecom managing director Nazmul Islam, former MD Ashraful Hasan and five directors – Parveen Mahmood, Nazneen Sultana, Shahjahan, Nurjahan Begum and SM Hajjatul Islam Latifi – are on the accused list.
Dr. has already been sentenced in a case of violation of labor law in Grameen Telecom. Yunus. The court granted permanent bail to him on appeal against the sentence in the high court.
Alleged violation of labor law on September 9, 2021 Dr. Directorate of Inspection of Factories and Institutions filed this case against Yunus and four people.
In the judgment on January 1, the condition of the bail stated that within 30 days, the rights of the workers should be ensured as per the labor law. Otherwise the court can take any action.
According to the affidavit of the case, officials of the Department of Factories and Institutions visited Grameen Telecom. Going there, they came to know about the violation of labor laws. Among them, 101 workers were supposed to be made permanent, but they were not made permanent. Workers’ Participation Fund and Welfare Fund have not been constituted. Apart from this, 5 percent of the company’s dividend was supposed to be given to the workers, but it was not given.
Dr. in the case. In addition to Yunus, the former managing director of Grameen Telecom has been accused. Ashraful Hasan, Director Nurjahan Begum and Md. To Shah Jahan.