Dhaka, Sep 27 (BAN/ AD): On Friday Quader the road transport and bridges minister layed the foundation stone of Sylhet Road Zone office. He later spoke to reporters and said “Authorities are investigating the issue to arrest not only the petty criminals but also the big shots. Those from the administration or the political parties who took the money from casinos will not be spared.”
Quader Warned Awami League leaders all over the country as they are under watch. On Sep 18 Rapid Action Batallion or RAB raided Young men’s Club in Fakirapool. RAB later arrested Jubo League leader Khaled Mahmud Bhuiyan at his Gulshan residence for running illegal casino in the club.
The raid on illegal casino’s is conducted after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed her indignation about the involvement of Jubo League leaders in extortion. Journalists asked Quader if the government will take step against Samrat over the Casino scandal.
Quader replied “Not only Samrat but other leaders are also named in the case. The investigation has begun and we’ll take action against everyone responsible following the investigation.”