Sunday, 12 July, 2020

MP Papul removed from NRBC Bank’s board of directors

Published on: 4:50 pm - Monday | June 29, 2020
Kazi Shahidul Islam Paplu MP, who was detained in Kuwait on charges of  human trafficking and money laundering, has been removed from NRB Commercial Bank Ltd’s board of directors.
The bank’s chairman Tomal Parvez confirmed the matter on Monday.
He said the decision has been taken at the last meeting of the board of directors.
On June 25, Laxmipur-2 lawmaker Papul sent to jail in Kuwait on charges of human trafficking and money laundering.
Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Kuwait arrested the lawmaker on an allegation of his involvement in human trafficking on June 7.
Following the arrest,  Kuwait government froze his bank account. Shahid holds about five million Kuwaiti dinars, or Tk 1.38 billion, in those accounts.