A Dhaka court yesterday framed charges against BNP Vice-Chairman and former Dhaka City Corporation mayor Sadeque Hossain Khoka and three other for embezzlement Tk37 lakh.
Judge M Ataur Rahman of the Dhaka’s Divisional Judge’s Court framed the charges rejecting discharge petitions.
The court also fixed February 15 for starting the trial by recording depositions of prosecution witnesses in the case, said Md Jahangir Hossain, public prosecutor of the Anti-Corruption Commission. The court earlier issued arrest warrant against Khoka on June 24. Now staying in the USA, Khoka is facing several other cases.
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