NAB to bring back Dar through Interpol
Nawaz, Maryam names placed on ECL
By Our Special
LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to arrest former finance minister senator Ishaq Dar through Interpol in the assets reference.
The NAB has written a letter to Interior Ministry to issue red warrants for Ishaq Dar. Important documents, including perpetual warrants and Ishaq Dar’s travel history, have been attached with the letter. However, the Interior Ministry has returned the application after terming it incomplete. Caretaker Interior Minister Muhammad Azam will approve the red warrants for Ishaq Dar.
In the reference against Ishaq Dar, the NAB alleged that the accused has acquired assets and pecuniary interests/resources in his own name and/or in the name of his dependents of an approximate amount of Rs831.678 million (approx).
The reference alleged that the assets were “disproportionate to his known sources of income for which he could not reasonably account for”.
Another report adds from Islamabad: Interior Ministry formally added the names of former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz in Exit Control List (ECL).
As per media reports, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) wrote three letters to Interior Ministry on which no action was taken but names of both the culprits were put in ECL following their conviction in Avenfield reference. .
NAB wrote three different letters on February 14, June and this month to Interior Ministry in which they demanded to put the names of former PM Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz in ECL but Interior Ministry failed to implement recommendations due to which Former PM and his daughter fled foreign country.
Now after the court verdict, their name has been placed on the ECL and they will be arrested soon after their arrival in Pakistan.
NAB to airlift Nawaz, Maryum to Adiala Jail
The NAB has decided to airlift former PM Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryum Nawaz from airport to Adiala Jail, upon their possible arrival on Friday (July 13).
Director General (DG) NAB Lahore in his letter to Director General NAB has sought a helicopter to airlift the convicts. —Online
The immigration processes will be fulfilled during the flight, the letter suggested.
The Accountability Court Judge will likely be brought into Adiala Jail to hear the case within the prison facility as per proposal. However Chairman NAB Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal will give final decision in this respect. —Online