ISLAMABAD: An accountability courtroom on Friday despatched former president Asif Ali Zardari to jail on the judicial remand until August 19 in pretend financial institution accounts case, ARY Information reported.
The Pakistan Individuals’s Get together (PPP) co-chairman was offered within the courtroom of accountability decide Muhammad Bashir after his bodily remand expired at present.
On the outset of the listening to, NAB officers pleaded the courtroom to increase PPP chief’s remand to confront him with a witness, who has recorded assertion towards Mr. Zardari.
Nonetheless, the courtroom granted his judicial remand until August 19 and requested the NAB officers to current him earlier than the courtroom once more on the aforesaid date.
To, this Zardari’s counsel stated, to ship his shopper on remand for 90 days, such brief remands are denting nationwide exchequer.
Throughout at present’s listening to, the previous president complained that he’s not being allowed to fulfill his daughters regardless of permission.
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Earlier on August 8, an accountability courtroom had prolonged bodily remand of Asif Ali Zardari until August 16 within the case.
The Accountability Court docket in Islamabad had additionally granted someday’s bodily remand of the previous president’s sister Faryal Talpur.
Earlier on July 19, the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed Park Lane properties reference towards former president Asif Ali Zardari.