ISLAMABAD: An accountability court docket on Wednesday adjourned listening to into cash laundering case in opposition to former president Asif Ali Zardari, his sister, Faryal Talpur and different accused, until February 11, ARY Information reported.
The listening to was presided over by the AC Choose Muhammad Azam Khan. Faryal Talpur, Abdul Ghani Majeed and different accused appeared earlier than the court docket, whereas Asif Ali Zardari, skipped as we speak’s court docket look, owing to his well being points.
Farooq H Naek, the counsel of former president, submitted plea within the court docket looking for as we speak’s exemption from the court docket look.
My consumer isn’t effectively and beneath remedy in Karachi, Farooq H Naek stated in his plea on behalf of Asif Ali Zardari.
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The defence counsel complained about non-provision of copies of the supplementary reference. To, this the court docket ordered the NAB prosecutor to offer copies of the supplementary reference to the accused.
The court docket adjourned additional listening to into the case until February 11.
Zardari, his sister and different accused are dealing with costs of laundering greater than Rs35 billion by way of faux financial institution accounts. Zardari’s shut aides Hussain Lawai and Anwar Majeed have additionally been nominated within the rip-off.