NAB board recommends plea bargains worth millions

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A Regional Board meeting was held at NAB Karachi today under the chairmanship of Director General NAB Karachi Dr Najaf Quli Mirza. The meeting was attended by directors of investigation wings and respective combined investigating teams of concerned cases.

Various cases worth billions of rupees were deliberated upon and following decision were made. The board recommended filing of reference to the competent authority against officers and officials of Sindh Social Relief Fund (SSRF) and others.

According to a statement, the accused persons Fazal-ur-Rehman, ex-Chief Secretary / Chairman of SSRF and others are involved in misuse of authority, misappropriation and embezzlement of SSRF funds by investing the same in JS Mutual Funds.

The accused persons caused a loss worth millions of rupees to the government exchequer.

The board recommended conversion of inquiry into investigation to the competent authority against Agha Siraj Durrani, Speaker Sindh Assembly, and others on the allegation of embezzlement of funds in project of MPA hostel at Karachi.

It also recommended conversion of inquiry into investigation to the competent authority against officers  and officials of Roshan Sindh Solar Program and others.

The accused are involved in misuse of authority and embezzlement of funds of installation of solar lights in rural Sindh Phase –I & II.  The accused caused loss to the tune of millions of rupees to the national exchequer.

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