Police arrested Barun Biswas, son of Gourapada Biswas of Noakati village in the upazila and also the manager of the NGO from his residence on Saturday, said Shafi Ezaz.
According to police statement, Barunq opened a NGO named RAK in 2011 and appointed many workers in his organisation.
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He also used his workers to collect general members for the organisation with a handsome amount of money after alluring them of giving a good profit.
When Barun seen that his organisation has a fund of Tk 2 crore, he embezzled the money and went into hiding six months back.
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Recently, a member of the NGO came to know that, Barun returned his home. Later, he informed the matter to police who arrested him from his residence, said OC.
Sazeda Begum, a member of the NGO filed a case with Paikgachcha Police Station against Barun for embezzling the money after conning the members of the NGO.