The Accountability Court (AC) of Islamabad on Wednesday adjourned hearing of acquittal pleas of co-accused in reference against ex-finance minister Ishaq Dar and others till April 13.
AC-1 Judge Muhammad Bashir heard the case filed by the three co-accused challenging the reference under the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Amendment Ordinance. NAB Prosecutor Afzal Qureshi and defence lawyers appeared before the court.
Defence lawyer Hashmat Ali continued his arguments while Qazi Misbah would give arguments on next date of hearing. It may be mentioned here that Ishaq Dar had already been declared an absconder in the case.—NNI