Court on Monday granted anticipatory bail till July 16 to Dhaka city's mayor, Sadeque Hossain Khoka,
in the case filed against him for amassing and hiding illegal assets in his
wealth statement submitted to the Anti-Corruption Commission.
Court bench of Justice Sharif Uddin Chaklader and Justice Md Emdadul Haque Azad
also stayed the proceedings of the case, now pending with the Dhaka metropolitan senior special judges'
court, till July 16.
asked the ACC to explain why the case should not be quashed for its failure to
submit the charge-sheet to the court in 60 working days after the filing of the
passed the orders after hearing separate petitions filed by Sadeque, also the
immediate past president of the Dhaka city unit of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party.