Former Mayor of Dhaka South Metropolis Company (DSCC) Sayeed Khokon and 6 others have been sued on prices of embezzlement of round Tk 35 crore.
Md Delwar Hossain, president of businessmen, homeowners’ affiliation of Fulbaria Metropolis Grocery store-2 in Gulistan, filed the case with the Court docket of Metropolitan Justice of the Peace Md Ashek Imam right this moment.
Within the case assertion, Delwar Hossain stated Khokon and 6 others took round Tk 35 crore from him and 26 different businessmen within the identify of “allocating retailers on the market’s block-A” between June 21, 2015 and September 29, 2019.
However now, the retailers are being demolished for violating the unique design of the market, the case assertion stated.
The complainant appealed to the courtroom to subject arrest warrant towards Khokon and 6 others — Md Yusuf Ali Sardar, former chief income officer of town company; Md Mazed, former deputy assistant engineer of town company; and their assistants Kamrul Hassan, Helena Akter, Atiqur Rahman Swapan and Md Walid.
The courtroom recorded the assertion of the complainant and can move an order over the difficulty later within the day.