A court on Wednesday placed Abzal Hossain, suspended staff of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), on a 14-day police remand in two separate graft cases, reports BSS.
Dhaka metropolitan senior special judge KM Imrul Qayes passed the order allowing plea of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).
The anti-graft body in their petition, pleaded to place the accused on a 20-day remand in the two cases lodged over amassing illegal wealth and money laundering.
ACC deputy director Md Toufikul Islam on 27 June, 2019, filed the two cases against Abzal and his wife Rubina Khanam.
The ACC accused the couple of amassing illegal wealth of more than Taka 310 million. They were also accused of laundering abroad Taka 2.84 billion.