On 7 June, the Anadolu Agency reported that a Bangladeshi lawmaker has been arrested in Kuwait for his alleged involvement in human trafficking and money laundering.  Mohammad Shahid Islam, widely known as Kazi Papul, is a member of parliament.  It says that, in Bangladesh, corruption proceedings against him, initiated by the Anti-Corruption Commission in Bangladesh, are already ongoing, and he is accused of making illegal wealth through human trafficking.


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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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