Thursday, 16th September 2021

AL leaders under scanner who are involved with casinos: Quader

Dhaka, Sep 25 (BAN/ AD): Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said security forces are keeping close watch on individuals involved in illegal casino business and will not allow anyone to escape. He also added Awami League leaders involved in the casino businesses are also under surveillance.

He told “After Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina returns to Bangladesh, we will take measures against them.” He added “All law enforcement agencies are on alert so that those involved with the establishments cannot leave the country.”

Regarding special permission to casino set up for foreigners he said “No discussions have taken place at the top level of the government or the party on whether casinos should be permitted.”

He aalso said “World Bank has proposed converting 160km road from Jhenaidah to Hatikumrul and 100km road from Jhenaidah to Bhomra into four lanes and the government will write back if the proposal is accepted.”

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