NAB court resumes hearing against Ishaq Dar today
Islamabad (Online): NAB court resumed hearing against former finance minister Ishaq Dar in case today. Three witnesses recorded their statements in the corruption case against former finance minister Senator Ishaq Dar.
Ishaq Dar was filed a reference by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in light of the Supreme Court’s July 28 verdict in the Panama Papers case.
Dar has been a no-show in the proceedings after he departed for London in October last year seeking medical treatment.
Shafique informed the court that statements of 10 witnesses have been recorded so far from a total of 28.
The judge adjourned proceedings on Dar’s application to reopen the seized bank accounts of his charitable organisation, operated by Hajvery Trust, until January 24.
The court directed the NAB prosecutor to submits its response to the plea at the next hearing.
Nawaz Sharif attended NAB court on 3rd January
Earlier former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain recorded their statements today in the corruption cases against them on 3rd January 2018.
All three attended the hearing into the three references filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in light of the Supreme Court’s July 28 judgment in the Panama Papers case. The three references pertain to the Al-Azizia Steel Mills, offshore companies including Flagship Investment Ltd, and London’s Avenfield properties.
Nawaz and his family members reached the court complex early morning to be present at the hearing, which was conducted by Accountability Court-I Judge Mohammad Bashir.