Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Shahidul Islam passed the orders after a hearing on Monday.
Turag Police SI Rubel Sheikh, the investigation officer of the cases, produced Malek in court and filed a 14-day remand petition to interrogate him.
According to the remand petition, Malek is the driver of director general of the health ministry. He has been playing the role of president of the government drivers association for 20-25 years and is an influential man in his workplace.
Using his stature, he has made a huge amount of money and assets over a long time in the recruitment trade and counterfeit money business.
Public Prosecutor Md Abdullah Abu made the 14-day remand prayer on behalf of the state, seven days for each of the two cases.
Defence lawyer GM Mizanur Rahman filed a bail petition requesting the remand be scrapped. The court rejected the petitions after the hearings.
Miazanur said, “Although