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Suspended ACC director Basir arrested

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Staff Reporter :
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested its suspended official Khandaker Enamul Basir on charges of taking bribes.
He was arrested late on Monday (Jul 22) from the capital's Darus Salam area, his lawyer Kamal Hossain told the media.

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