Director General National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Multan Atiqur Rehman said that NAB recovered 4316 plots in different property scams and handed over to affectees during its two and half year working in the region. “NAB is striving hard to eliminate menace of corruption from society. The conviction rate of Multan’s NAB cases remained 76 per cent, which is proof of its performance. About Rs 2262 millions were recovered from different scams and handed back to affectees or deposited in government exchequer”. DG NAB Atiqur Rehman expressed these views in a seminar held in connection with International Anti Corruption Day, here on Saturday. He informed that NAB recovered Rs 1.22 billion in one scam, which affected nearly 200,000 people.
Similarly, Rs 370 million was recovered from a government official in another scam. “NAB Multan also recovered 3000 plots in one housing society scam and returned these to real heirs”, Atiqur Rehman maintained. During its inception from 2015, Multan NAB office took action on 188 cases. .—APP