Sources said that the combined investigation team (CIT) forwarded the inquiry report to the director-general of the anti-corruption watchdog.
The accountability court's judge Amjad Nazir Chaudhry issued notices to eight benamidars of Ahad Cheema in assets beyond income case.
According to NAB, the LDA Cty has ensured provision of plots to the affectees.
The high-level investigation has been initiated over the request of the Lahore Development Authority (LDA) which spotted 88 suspicious housing schemes in Lahore and its surrounding areas.
Three witnesses from the side of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) appeared in the hearing resumed by the accountability court in assets case against Ahad Cheema.
The court has asked NAB’s Investigation Officer (IO) of the case to present detailed report before the court.
LAHORE: Lahore Development Authority (LDA) on Monday claimed to have retrieved four kanals of commercial land worth millions of rupees on the fourth day of grand anti-encroachment operation in the city, ARY News reported. According to a statement issued by DGPR Punjab, the LDA claimed to have removed enroachments from four kanals of land at Shan Bhatti Road in ‘K’ block of Lahore's Johar Town. The LDA staff demolished unlawfully constructed, shops and other structures that had been built on around 13 commercial plots,…
The Supreme Court ordered the LDA to restore a public park outside the residence on former Finance Minister Ishaq Dar within ten days.
NAB will initiate inquiry against the wife of Ahad Cheema, the former director of the LDA who is currently in custody, and is accused of massive irregularities in the Ashiana-e-Iqbal housing project.
LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested four more officers of Punjab government in Ashiana housing scam late Friday for their involvement in alleged financial irregularities. According to the anti-graft body, the arrested officers will be presented before the accountability court today (Saturday) to get their physical remand. The officers include Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Chief Engineer Israr Saeed, Bilal Qadwai, Imtiaz Haider and Colonel (retd) Arif. One of arrested officers, Qadwai had…