Hallmark GM spends time with woman in Kashimpur jail23 January 2021
Hallmark General Manager (GM) Tushar Ahmed spent time with a woman in the Kashimpur Central Jail-1 in Gazipur, violating jail code, a CCTV footage captured on 6 January revealed the incident.
Two officials of the jail were allegedly involved in this incident.
The district administration has formed a three-member probe body on 12 January to look into the matter. Later on 21 January, the jail authorities formed another three-member investigation committee on the same issue.
The head of the committee formed by the district administration said that preliminary investigation has found the incident to be true.
CCTV footage on 6 January shows GM Tushar Ahmed walking around the officers' office area in the prison wearing a black shirt.
After a few moments, a woman in a purple three-piece suit entered the jail from outside. Senior jail super Ratna Roy and deputy jailor Golam Saqlain were present at that time.
At 12:55 pm, the woman went to the prison's official room with two young men. Jailor Saqlain greeted the woman then left the room. Tushar was then taken to the room ten minutes later.
After that Tushar and the woman went to the jail super Ratna's room. Both they were laughing and joking while leaving her Ratna's room. Two minutes later, they returned to Saqlain's room and spent one and half hours there.
Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Abul Kalam has been made the head of the committee formed by the district administration to investigate the incident.
The other members of the committee are executive magistrate Umme Habiba Farzana and Wasiuzzaman Chowdhury.
"Preliminary investigation has found the authenticity of the incident. We have been given seven working days to submit the report. Those found guilty will be punished," ADM Abul Kalam told media on Friday.