General Headlines International National Top 5 A BANGLADESHI WITH PAKISTANI LINKS IN HASINA DELEGATION RAISES EYEBROWS, EMBARRASSES INDIA Sunday, November 10th, 2019 02:14 pm GMT +5.5/ By:ANM NEWS/ No Comments STAFF REPORTER, ANM News: In what is considered a widespread diplomatic embarrassment, a senior advisor to Bangladesh Prime Minister, suspected to have very string links with Pakistan, and widely accused to embezzlement of funds from various banks, was part of a few sensitive meetings during PM Sheikh Hasina’s visit to India. Prominent intellectuals and even politicians aligned with the ruling Awami League in Bangladesh has questioned Salman F Rehman’s visit to India as a part of Sheikh Hasina’s delegation. According to information available with ANM News, Rehman, a prominent industrialist and owner of Baximco group is a Pakistan born and bred Bangladeshi. Intelligence agencies in India and Bangladesh had indicated that he has very string links with various institutions in Pakistan. Bangladesh Prime Minister has appointed Rehman as her advisor. Intellectual Andalib Rehman Partha and former minister in Sheikh Hasina government Dilip Barua has publicly questioned Rehman’s appointment alleging that he is the most corrupt politician accused of siphoning of crores of Bangladeshi taka from banks. Barua and Partha has also accused Salman Rehman of having dubious links in Pakistan.