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B'desh's former chief justice SK Sinha sentenced to 11 years in graft case

B'desh's former chief justice SK Sinha sentenced to 11 years in graft case

Dhaka, Nov 9 (UNI) A Dhaka court on Tuesday sentenced the country's former chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha to 11-year imprisonment in a graft case filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on charge of laundering Tk 4 crore from Farmers Bank (Now Padma Bank).
The court also imposed Tk 45 lakh fine on him. Meanwhile, two accused were acquitted due to lack of evidence.
Besides, the court sentenced eight others to different terms of jail sentence in the case.

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