Rab Executive Magistrate Sarwoer Alam transferred to expats’ welfare ministry
Sarwoer Alam, an executive magistrate at Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) headquarters, has been transferred to the Ministry of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment as senior assistant secretary.
A highly-placed source at Rab HQ confirmed the development to The Daily Star on Monday night.
The Ministry of Public Administration has issued a circular regarding the transfer.
However, till filing of this report around 12:50am today, there was no circular uploaded in the public administration ministry website and no official comment was also given from Rab HQ.
Sarwoer Alam, working as an executive magistrate in the elite force since 2015, has been playing a courageous role in the anti-corruption campaign.
He also conducted mobile courts at various times against many irregularities and was especially vocal against adulteration of food items.
Sarwoer Alam had last conducted drive at the residence of Dhaka-7 lawmaker Haji Salim and awarded his son Erfan Salim to one and half year imprisonment for using walkie-talkies illegally and having narcotics in possession.