He pleaded not guilty
The court fixed January 19 for the indictment of the accused in the case.
The indictment was delayed due to the non-appearance of the NAB prosecutor before the court.
The court summoned prosecution witnesses on December 22 in the case hearing after Agha Siraj Durrani and other accused pleaded not guilty
The court rejected the acquittal pleas of co-accused namely, Saleem Farooq, Syed Hassan and Riyaz in the case.
The former minister skipped today's hearing as he is currently in self-isolation after contracting COVID-19.
Other accused including Minahil Majeed, Ali Kamal, Nimir Majeed and Saima Ali were declared proclaimed offenders by the court.
Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani and co-accused in the case appeared before the court in today's hearing.
The court has decided to frame charges against Co-chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) via the video link at hospital or his residence in case of his ill health.