ISLAMABAD: The Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday introduced former president Asif Ali Zardari earlier than an accountability courtroom in Islamabad because it resumed listening to the mega cash laundering case.
A NAB group introduced the PPP co-chairman to the Judicial Complicated amid tight safety. Accountability Decide Muhammad Arshad Malik is listening to the case. Different accused individuals are additionally in attendance within the courtroom besides the previous president’s sister Faryal Talpur.
She via her counsel Farooq H Naek filed an utility searching for exemption from private look in in the present day’s listening to.
It’s noteworthy that the anti-corruption watchdog had issued arrest warrant for Faryal Talpur yesterday.
In response to sources, the arrest warrant had been handed over to NAB Rawalpindi chapter after approval of chairman Justice (Retd.) Javed Iqbal.
Earlier on Wednesday, the courtroom had handed over the previous president to NAB on bodily remand till June 21 for questioning in reference to its investigation into the pretend financial institution accounts case.
A NAB group introduced the PPP co-chairman earlier than the courtroom amid tight safety to hunt his bodily remand.
NAB prosecutor Sardar Muzaffar requested the accountability decide to grant 14-day bodily remand of the accused saying his custody is required in reference to investigation into the case.
Zardari’s lawyer, nevertheless, opposed the bureau’s plea.
The bureau had arrested the PPP co-chairman from his Islamabad residence after the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) turned down his and his sister Faryal Talpur’s plea for extension of their interim bail within the case on Monday.