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NAB files four references against Sharifs, Ishaq Dar

NAB files four references against Sharifs, Ishaq Dar
September 08, 2017

ISLAMABAD, September 8: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday filed four corruption references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his three children and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.

The references were filed in compliance with Supreme Court order in Panama Papers case at Islamabad Accountability Court-I and II. After scrutiny, registrar of the court ruled the references incomplete and objected that NAB has not provided complete copies of the references to the court.

The references were approved at a meeting of NAB’s executive board headed by its chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry which were prepared to material collected and referred to by the Joint Investigation Team in its report.

The three references were against the former prime minister and his three children Hassan, Hussain and Maryam Nawaz related to properties in Avonfield properties, Azizia Steel Mills, Hill Metal Company, Jeddah, , Flagship Investment Limited and 15 other companies owned by the Sharif family.

The meeting had also approved the fourth reference against Ishaq Dar for possessing assets beyond his known sources of income.


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