NAB decides to take steps to arrest fugitives and notorious accused

July 6, 2020

ISLAMABAD : A meeting chaired by Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has decided to take steps for the arrest of fugitives and notorious accused. In the video link meeting overall performance of NAB was reviewed along with the ongoing investigation against Nawaz Sharif, Asif Zardari, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Shaukat Aziz, Raja Pervez Ashraf, Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani, Shehbaz Sharif, Aslam Khan Raisani, Sanaullah Zehri, Murad Ali Shah, Qaim Ali Shah, Ishaq Dar, Khawaja Saad Rafique, Dr Asim Hussain and Ahsan Iqbal. The meeting also reviewed the progress of Muftah Ismail, Ghulam Sarwar Khan, Amir Kayani, Noorul Haq Qadri, Babar Khan Ghauri, Manzoor Wasan, Agha Siraj Durrani, Sharjeel Inam Memon, Khurshid Shah, Rana Sanaullah, Engineer AmeerMuqam, Captain Safdar, Sardar Mehtab Abbasi, Malm Jabba and Billion Tree Tsunami cases. According to NAB spokesman, the meeting reviewed the overall performance of the NAB. Speaking on the occasion, the chairman said, “The anti graft watchdog firmly believes in pursuing the policy of accountability for all. NAB does not have affiliation with any group, political party or individual. The only affiliation of Bureau is with the state of Pakistan.The NAB is duty bound to recover the looted amount from the culprits, besides taking mega corruption cases to logical conclusion.” The meeting also reviewed progress in the ongoing investigation against Bank Islami, Bank of Khyber, Malam Jabba, Billion Tree Tsunami and others. The meeting was told that Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) case is still under trial in the Supreme Court and case will proceed ahead in light of the instructions of the apex court. The ongoing inquiries, complaint verifications, investigations will be dealt as per law.

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