BSS-62 Land ministry lodges complaint against two swindlers

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Land ministry lodges complaint against two swindlers

DHAKA, July 15, 2020 (BSS) – Land Ministry today lodged a complaint
with Paltan Model Police Station seeking immediate legal action
against two scammers for embezzling money by trapping people in the
name of the ministry.

The complaint was lodged against -Ukil Roy, a so-called teacher who
forged the signature of land ministry secretary and gave fake
appointment letters to the people, and Sayem Hossain, who used to
identify himself as the private secretary of land ministry, said a
release.

Earlier on July 12, a private television channel aired a report
titled ‘Fake appointment letter with fake signatures’ highlighting the
issue.

The TV news report also broadcasted the opinion of the land
minister taken by the concerned reporter about the incident of
fraudulency while preparing the report, added the release.

On July 13, Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury ordered the
respective branch to verify the incident, which was directed by Land
Secretary Md Makshudur Rahman Patwari.

The ministry lodged the complaint today with the instructions of
the land secretary as they found preliminary evidence of fraudulence
acts.

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