NAB orders freeze of Shahbaz, family’s assets


Observer Report


The National Accountability Bureau has ordered that all moveable and immoveable assets belonging to Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif and his family members should be frozen with immediate effect.
In separate letters written to various departments including excise and taxation, revenue and district governments on Wednesday, the anti-graft watchdog banned sale, purchase and transfer of all properties belonging to former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz and his family members including Hamza Shahbaz, Sulaiman Shehbaz, Nusrat Shahbaz and Tehmina Durrani.
The letters have been sent to deputy commissioners of Haripur and Model Town, and director generals of excise department, Defence Housing Authority, Lahore Development Authority, SECP, Judicial Housing Authority and JDA.