ISLAMABAD: The Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) will current former president and PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari earlier than an Islamabad Excessive Court docket bench at present.
He will probably be dropped at the IHC on its directives to attend the listening to of the petitions he had filed to acquire bail within the Park Lane and luxurious autos circumstances.
A two-bench comprising Justice Aamir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani will hear the petitions.
It’s noteworthy that the previous president was taken into custody after his bail was rejected within the faux financial institution accounts case.
At a earlier listening to, Sardar Latif Khan Khosa, who represented Zardari, had contended earlier than the courtroom that because the PPP chief was not granted bail in each the circumstances, NAB can arrest his consumer even after he will get bail within the faux financial institution accounts case.
Advocate Farooq H Naek said that an accused searching for pre-arrest bail should seem in particular person earlier than the courtroom beneath the legislation.
NAB prosecutor Sardar Muzaffar Abbasi, opposing the plea, mentioned Zardari was within the bureau’s custody and thus, his private attendance earlier than the IHC was not obligatory.
The courtroom, nevertheless, directed NAB to provide Zardari earlier than it on June 26 (at present).
The previous president via his attorneys had filed an software earlier than the IHC searching for directives for NAB to provide him on the listening to of his petitions.