ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Farrukh Habib said on Tuesday that the accounts of all political parties should be scrutinized in accordance with the decision of the Supreme Court and the law of the land.
Talking to the media persons outside the Election Commission of Pakistan he requested the ECP to expedite the process of scrutiny of the accounts of the PPP and PML-N. Farrukh Habib said that the security committee had become inactive due to the retirement of a scrutiny committee member.
He said that the scrutiny committee of the Election Commission of Pakistan had exposed all the claims of Akbar S Babar.
Farrukh said that according to the scrutiny committee, Akbar S. Babar could not present any evidence, which could be presented in any court of law so his petition should be rejected.
He said the PTI filed another petition with the Election Commission requesting it to separate Akbar S Babar from the case, as he could not prove any case.
The minister said that the PML-N had hidden 9 accounts whereas the PPP had hidden tens of million of rupees from the ECP.