Dhaka, Jan 7: The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Thursday detained three BASIC Bank high officials over a Tk 2,000 crore loan scam case.
The detained BASIC bank officials are-Deputy Managing Directors Fazlu Sobhan, Md Selim, and Deputy General Manager Shipar Ahmed.
Earlier in the day, the three, who had been removed by the bank authorities on corruption charges, were brought to the ACC office for interrogation at the commission’s Segunbagicha headquarters in the city.
After interrogation, they were shown arrested.
ACC sources said that they may appeal to the court seeking their remand for the inquiry of the cases.
The Commission filed 56 separate cases against 156 bank officials on corruption charges of approximately 2,000 crore on November 21, 22, 23 in 2015 among whom these three officials played a vital role in this case.