Dhaka, April 13: The government on Wednesday formed a 7-member high-powered task force to recover the heist reserve money from the Bangladesh Bank’s (BB) account of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
The 7-member taskforce formed headed by Yunusur Rahman, secretary of the Bank and Financial Institutions Division of the Finance Ministry, said a circular.
The authority concerned issued the circular signed by Rizwanul Huda, Deputy Secretary of the Banks and Financial Institutions Division.
Different types of moves have already been taken to recover the heist money according to the directives of the Finance Minister. Especially investigation is underway if any BB official is involved in the cyber heist.
The task force will continue investigation with the help of different international organisations, like Asia Pacific Group (APG) and International Co-operation Review Group (ICRG) those have experience in the field of money laundering.