Fake freedom fighter
Fake freedom fighter's certificates scam: ACC sues Sonali Bank DGM
Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) on Tuesday filed a case against the former Deputy General Manager (DGM) of Sonali Bank Pradip Kumar Sharma over fake freedom fighter's certificates scam. ACC filed the case against the accused with Dhaka Corordinated Office-1. The Sonali Bank DGM will be accused, according to ACC, as he took up a job in the bank showing fake freedom fighter`s certificates and received all of the facilities from the government. The ACC conducted an investigation against the former official and found the allegations against him to be true in 2015. The ACC Investigation Officer (IO) submitted reports in accusing him suggesting corruption case should be filed against the ex-official. Pradip Kumar Sharma was under ACC scanner since November, 2014. He joined the service in 1984 and withdrew a total of Tk 1 crore 57 lakh for his salary, allowance, and festival bonuses.