Karnafuli Gas Distribution Company Limited General Manager in the case of the allegation of providing residential gas connection through fraud in Chittagong. The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested Sarwar Hossain and two others. They were arrested from Sholashahar area of the city on Thursday afternoon.
Another arrested is Mojibur Rahman, manager of Fauzdarhat Transmission Branch under Karnafuli Gas Distribution Limited Company.
ACC Chittagong Deputy Assistant Director. Confirming the arrest at first light, Sharif Uddin said the two arrested have been sent to court.
In addition to the two arrested in the ACC case, former general manager of Karnafuli Gas Distribution Limited, now retired Mohammad Ali Chowdhury, technician Didarul Alam and former minister Nurul Islam BSc’s son Mujibur Rahman were also charged.
The plaintiff in the case said the deputy assistant director. Sharif Uddin said in the first light, the gas connection of the residential customer is off. However, any customer can transfer the connection in his name.
Mujibur Rahman connected his 12-gas stove in his Chandgaon area to a man named MM Salam of Halishahar through forgery. The ACC investigated the incident of forgery in 2016 and filed a case after finding the truth. The officials of Karnafuli Gas Distribution Company are in cahoots. They have been accused for this. Residential gas connection has been closed since 2016.