NAB Investigation Updates
ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to
start investigation against politicians, contractors and government officials
for misappropriation of assets inflicting losses on national exchequer.
This decision was taken during authority’s Executive Board Meeting (EBM) led by
NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry here Wednesday.
Those against whom the inquiries will be started included Ex-Chairman Evacuee Trust
Property Board Asif Hashmi and administration of ETPB; Dr. Zafar Iqbal, Ex-Vice Chancellor
Federal Urdu University Sub Campus Lahore and others; officers of Allama Iqbal
Open University and others; Dr. Ehsan, Vice Chancellor, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan
and others; and Sheladia Associates authorities and others for debasement in the
development of Barang Road in FATA.
NAB further decided to close investigations against Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan, Ex-Federal Minister;
officers of Civil Aviation Authority and BISP; Waseem Ahmed Ursani, Ex-Secretary Forest and
others; Shahid Hussain Jatoi, Ex-Member Administration Karachi and others; and officers of NHA
because of lack of incriminating evidence.
NAB rejected the “Plea Bargain” request of Seth Nisar Ahmad.