File photo: Some of the multi-storey buildings at green city housing project under the Rooppur nuclear Power Plant project in Pabna Dhaka Tribune
Advocate Khurshid Alam said the ACC will file an appeal against the High Court order
The High Court has granted permanent bail to contractor Asif Hossain, managing director of Mazid Sons Construction Limited in cases filed by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) over graft in supplying furniture and appliances for the housing project at the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project (RNPP) in Pabna.
The High Court bench of Justice Md Nazrul Islam Talukder and Justice Ahmed Sohel passed the order on Wednesday.
Barrister Fida M Kamal stood for the petitioner while Deputy Attorney General AKM Amin Uddin Manik represented the state, and Advocate Khurshid Alam Khan stood for ACC.
Khurshid Alam said Asif Hossain should not be released from the jail following the High Court verdict as he