KARACHI: Sindh Excessive Court docket (SHC) on Wednesday directed the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file a reference towards PPP chief Jam Khan Shoro and others inside two weeks and submit a compliance report on Feb 26.
Shoro is among the many 18 suspects going through prices of unlawfully allotting authorities land.
On the outset of the listening to, the bench requested the NAB prosecutor to clarify progress up to now made in an inquiry towards the suspects, to which he replied a reference towards them has been despatched to the NAB headquarters for approval upon conclusion of the investigation.
The courtroom directed the anti-graft watchdog to file a reference towards the petitioners inside two weeks, rejecting a request by the prosecutor to grant 4 weeks’ time for the aim.
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In the meantime, the courtroom prolonged the interim bail granted to the PPP chief and others till the subsequent listening to slated for Feb 26.
In keeping with NAB, Jam Khan Shoro together with others illegally leased out authorities land for a CNG station in Hyderabad, inflicting hundreds of thousands of rupees loss to the nationwide exchequer. It added the bureau has discovered proof towards them.
Earlier, the NAB prosecutor had instructed the courtroom that three totally different inquiries have been being carried out towards the previous native authorities minister, one in all them pertained to unlawful allotment of 62 authorities plots in Karachi’s Gulistan-e-Jauhar space.
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