special court sentenced former foreign
minister M Morshed Khan to 13 years' rigorous imprisonment (RI) for amassing
wealth illegally and concealing information in his wealth statement submitted
to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).
Judge M Sirajul Islam of the Special Court-7 on the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban
premises also fined Morshed Tk 10 lakh, in default of which he has to serve
jail term for one more year.
The court ordered confiscation of Morshed's ill-gotten wealth worth Tk 82.22