RAB files 3 cases against Golden Monir
Published : Sunday, 22 November, 2020 at 10:54 AM Count : 337
Three cases have been filed with Badda Police Station under the Narcotic Control Act, Arms and Special Power Act against Golden Monir.
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) handed over Monir to Badda police and lodged the cases on Sunday morning.
Confirming the mater of filing case, RAB-3 additional superintendent of police Bina Rani Das said two separate cases have been lodged against Md Monir Hossain alias Golden Monir for possessing illegal arms and keeping foreign alcohol.
Later, another one was filed under the Special Power Act for keeping foreign currencies.
Police will seek seven-day remand in each cases after producing in court later on the day.
A team of the elite force detained Monir during an overnight raid at his Badda residence in Dhaka from Friday night to Saturday morning.
They seized eight kilograms of gold ornaments, cash Tk 1 crore, a foreign gun, some bullets, foreign currencies of 10 countries worth around Tk 9 lakh, and drugs during the raid.
Monir Hossain, who started career as a salesman at a cloth store in the capital's Gausia Market in the 1990s, amassed the wealth of over tk Tk 1, 050 crore within 30 years.