SHC orders NAB to submit details about corruption case

KARACHI: The SHC on Friday gave last chance to authorities of NAB to submit details of involvement of a revenue official in corruption case on the basis of which his name was placed on ECL. A division bench headed by Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar was hearing a petition filed by Javed Iqbal Mirza, who moved court the seeking to strike his name off the ECL. Counsel for petitioner submitted that his client, retired army officer of custom cadre, was acquitted by accountability court in a NAB reference (6/2006) relating to corruption. Later, an investigation, based on departmental inquiry conducted against petitioner, was transferred to NAB Quetta for re-investigation. On the basis of this inquiry, his name was placed on the ECL by interior ministry without following the legal procedure as no prior notice was given to him, he said while requesting the court to direct interior ministry to remove his name of ECL.

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