LAHORE : An accountability court on Saturday
accepted former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf
application for exemption from personal appearance
before the court in a NAB reference.
An accountability court heard NAB reference against the
former Prime Minister Ashraf and others over alleged
illegal appointments in Gujranwal Electric Power
When the court resumed hearing of the case, the former
PM’s counsel moved an application seeking exemption from
personal appearance in the court. The court while
accepting the plea asked the counsel to ensure his
client appearance in the court on next date of hearing.
The court recorded the statement of two NAB witnesses in
the case including Director Gepco Tahir Mahmood and
Admin Manager Waqar Ahmed. The court after recording the
deposition of the two witnesses directed NAB to produce
other accused in next date of hearing.
The court adjourned further hearing of the case till
October, 28 , 2017.
Originally published by INP