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Chaudhry Sugar Mills

Court rejects ex-SECP chief’s plea for acquittal in record tampering case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday dismissed a petition of former Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) chairman Zafar Hijazi seeking to quash a case related to tampering with the record of the Sharif family’s Chaudhry Sugar Mills. A single bench comprising Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani rejected the petition and directed a court trying Hijazi in the case to continue with the trial proceedings. Earlier, special court Judge Iram Niazi had rejected his plea for acquittal in the case.  She…

SC approves Sharif family’s plea against LHC decision of shifting Chaudhry sugar mills

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday approved a plea for hearing filed by the Sharif family against the Lahore High Court (LHC) verdict of the sugar mills’ shifting at earlier location. A three-judge bench of Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, was hearing a case pertaining to relocation of the sugar mills in South Punjab when it approved Sharif family’s plea for hearing. In September 2017, the LHC ruled that all three sugar mills – owned by Sharif family members – be moved back at…

Zafar Hijazi indicted for tampering with Sharifs’ business records

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Friday indicted former Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) chairman Zafar Hijazi on charges of tampering with the record of Sharif family's Chaudhry Sugar Mills. Special judge Irum Niazi read out charges against the accused in his presence, saying he tampered with the record of Chaudhry Sugar Mills and exerted undue pressure on his subordinates in this regard. Hijazi denied all charges against him and told the court that he did not alter the company's record.…

Zafar Hijazi’s indictment deferred till Oct 20 due to prosecutor’s absence

ISLAMABAD: An Accountability Court on Wednesday deferred indictment of former Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) chairman Zafar Hijazi in Chaudhry Sugar Mills record tampering case till October 20 due to absence of the prosecutor. Special judge, Irum Niazi, was to hear arguments on framing of charges against Hijazi in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills record tampering case. Due to absence of the government's counsel, the court adjourned the matter for the next hearing on Oct 20. The accused was provided…