QUETTA: Balochistan Director General (DG) National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Tariq Khan on Saturday stated that the sum of cash recovered from the residence of Balochistan Finance Secretary Mushtaq Raisani is the largest in the country’s history.
Talking to media, Balochistan DG NAB stated that all records related to Raisani have been seized, adding that there are various angles to the case and that it shall surface new facts. He said that the record will be scrutinised and that all those involved in the case shall be curtailed.
Khan clarified that NAB will not be pressurised and that corruption in the country will be curbed, he stated that action shall be taken on the basis of merit against any in-service or retired officer found involved in corruption.
Tariq Khan stated that the civil and military leadership in the province is on the same page against corruption, adding that corruption is mostly done through developmental projects. He said that action was taken against Mushtaq Raisani after irrefutable evidence was obtained regarding his involvement in corruption. He stated that the operation was not a sudden one and that investigation was underway for one year but was kept secret. NNI