Pakistan Individuals’s Social gathering (PPP) chief Faryal Talpur was handed over to the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) on nine-day bodily remand in a case associated to faux financial institution accounts case.
On Friday, the accountability watchdog arrested Talpur after her brother former president and PPPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was arrested by the anti-graft physique earlier this week.
Talpur in an off-the-cuff dialog with journalists mentioned everybody knew these had been political arrests.
On Monday, the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) rejected the 2 leaders’ bail plea in connection to a high-profile case of cash laundering allegedly via faux banks accounts.
In its orders, the IHC allowed the NAB to arrest Zardari and Talpur, each of whom now have the choice to attraction the order within the Supreme Courtroom.
The NAB is investigating 4 circumstances the place the previous president and his sister are the prime accused.
The circumstances pertain to transactions value lots of of hundreds of thousands of rupees to the 2 leaders’ non-public firms, allegedly, via faux financial institution accounts.
In response to sources, an arrest warrant signed for Talpur by NAB Chairman Justice (retired) Javed Iqbal was handed to NAB Rawalpindi, following which NAB Rawalpindi constituted a crew to arrest the PPP chief.
Officers haven’t shifted Talpur to their workplaces however will hold her below custody at her Islamabad residence, which has been declared a sub-jail for this objective.