The names of two deputy managing directors have been dropped from the list of newly-promoted managing directors at state-owned banks for their alleged involvement with loan scams in Bangladesh.
Agrani Bank DMD Mizanur Rahman Khan and Janata Bank DMD Abdus Salam Azad’s names were dropped in a meeting held at secretariat on Sunday.
Nine other deputy managing directors were approved for the posts of managing directors in the meeting.
They are Janata Bank Deputy Managing Director (DMD) Helaluddin, Agrani Bank's DMD Ismail Hossain, Md Rafiqul Alam, Md Mashiur Ali, Ali Hossain Pradhania, Sonali Bank's DMD Amin Uddin Ahmed, Tariqul Islam Chowdhury, Agriculture Bank's DMD Mahtab Jabeen and Rural Savings Bank DMD Md MueenUddin.
Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir , Senior Secretary of Finance Division Hedayetullah Al Mamun and Senior Secretary of Financial Institutions Division Eunusur Rahman also attended the meeting presided over by Finance Minister AMA Muhith.