ACE recovers Rs10m from M K Bhatti


The Anti-Corruption Establishment, Punjab, on Monday recovered huge cash from the residence of Muhammad Khan Bhatti who is the former principal secretary of Pervaiz Elahi.

The ACE team raided Bhatti’s residence and recovered Rs10 million hidden inside the doors and cupboards. The officials told the media that the raid was conducted at Bhatti’s residence in GOR-1.

They alleged that Bhatti hid the money inside doors and cupboards.

The officials added that the money was received in terms of commission for approving contracts for different projects. Moreover, Bhatti had also received bribes for the transfers of the officers, they claimed. It is noteworthy to mention that a case was lodged against Muhammad Khan Bhatti at the ACE Lahore region over the accusation of receiving the commission in development projects.