A Dhaka court has framed charges against former Mayor of undivided Dhaka City Corporation (DCC) and BNP leader Sadek Hossain Khoka in a graft case filed by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).
Dhaka fifth special judges court passed the order on Sunday, setting September 21 to start recording the depositions of the witnesses in the case.
The other six accused are DCC officials Motaleb Hossain, Faruk Hossain, Bachchu Miah, Mohammad Ali, Sahabuddin Sabu and Mohsin Uddin Morol, reports BSS.
According to case documents, the accused misused their official status and resorted to corruption in allotting space in basement of Dhaka Trade Center in capital's Gulistan area.
The ACC filed the case against them on August 24, 2014, and filed charge sheet on September 22, 2015.