4:34 pm - Saturday October 18, 5028

Bangladesh ranks 14th in graft index  

Bangladesh has been ranked 14th sliding two notches down in the graft index among 175 countries, according to a survey of Transparency International.

tib logoOn a scale of 0-100, Bangladesh has scored 25 and has been ranked 2 steps lower than that in 2013 from bottom.

The TI Bangladesh (TIB) unveiled the findings at a press conference at Jatiya Press Club in Dhaka today.

According to the report, the country stood 145th among 175 countries, which is nine notches lower than the last year’s 136 across the world based on corruption perception from top of the index.

The survey observed that Bangladesh dropped off in the graft index as the country could not fulfilled its promises towards curbing corruptions.

– Star Online Report