ACC summons AK Azad over ‘graft’ allegation


Dhaka, Mar 21: Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) summoned the former president of FBCCI, AK Azad, at its office for quizzing over allegations of illegally amassing wealth.Mir Mohammad Jainul Abedin, Director of the ACC, signed the summon letter.

The letter asked AK Azad to appear at ACC’s Segunbagicha office on April 3.

AK Azad is the managing director of the country’s leading conglomerate Ha-Meem Group that owns two media outlets.

He was a president of apex business association Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI).