An accountability court in Lahore has reserved its verdict on the acquittal plea of co-accused, Shahid and Chaudhry Sadiq, in the Ashiana housing scandal case.
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The judge asked the anti-corruption watchdog's prosecutor to produce more witnesses in the case besides extending judicial remand of two accused, Ahad Cheema and Shahid Shafiq.
The court directed Shehbaz Sharif to appear before the court in today's hearing.
The anti-corruption watchdog is likely to file an appeal in the top court this week in a bid to nullify bail given to the PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif on February 14.
ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to file supplementary reference against Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif in Ashiana Housing scam on Saturday (December 22), ARY News reported on Thursday. Chairman NAB Justice retired Javed Iqbal has already green signaled to file reference against Shehbaz Sharif in Ashiana Housing scandal. It may be recalled that Shehbaz and Fawad are already under NAB’s custody in Ashiana Iqbal housing scheme case over charges of denting national exchequer. Ashiana Housing Scheme…