Bangladesh has slipped two notches in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2023. According to the CPI, Bangladesh secured 10th position from the bottom--down from the previous index's 12nd.
Bangladesh's score dropped to 24, out of 100 in the CPI 2023, which was 26 in the last index, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said while reading out the perception index and key findings at TIB's Dhanmondi office today.
The country has ranked 149th in the CPI 2023, a list compiled by anti-graft watchdog Transparency International. TIB Executive Director Dr Iftekharuzzaman revealed the information.
He stated "Our performance is very frustrating.'' He added corruption level was unprecedented in public purchase, contract and development project implementation.