Dutch Bangla Bank agent banking entrepreneur Shahidul Islam disappeared with several crores of rupees in Raipura of Narsingdi. After the incident, hundreds of customers are gathering in front of that office demanding refund. The family says that the area sales manager Abdul Qayyum committed suicide because he could not cope with the stress of the incident.
Shahidul Islam Liton, the owner of Satta Enterprise, was running the agent banking activities of Dutch Bangla Bank in Raipura’s Algi Bazaar for eight years. Hundreds of customers make fixed deposits at that outlet. They were also given a deposit slip.
However, the office is closed from Sunday. Shahidul could not be found at the village house.
Customers complained that Shahidul ran away with the money without depositing it in the bank. Many claim that money has been removed from the account even with fingerprints on various pretexts.
His daughter Kaniz Halema claimed that Abdul Qayyum, the sales manager of Agent Banking, committed suicide due to mental stress in this incident. Qayyum was in charge of 30 agent branches of Dutch-Bangla Bank in Raipura
However, Dutch Bangla Bank’s Narsingdi Velanagar agent and mobile banking authorities did not agree to talk about it. And the police say that no complaint should come to the police station.
Narsingdi District Assistant Superintendent of Police Afsan Al Alam said, ‘No complaint has been received in this regard yet. If a written complaint is received, the police will provide full cooperation.’
Meanwhile, the victims are demanding that the absconding dresses be brought under the law quickly with several crores of rupees from hundreds of customers.