NAB Chairman Justice Javed Iqbal orders investigations of two cases of Sindh Food Department - AsiaNet-Pakistan

NAB Chairman Justice Javed Iqbal orders investigations of two cases of Sindh Food Department

May 7, 2020 | General, Official News | Share:

Islamabad, May 07, 2020 (PPI-OT): National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Honourable Justice Javed Iqbal has ordered conducting investigations of the two cases of Sindh Food Department including physical verification of wheat stock and anomalies in the distribution of wheat from district Ghotki to Karachi region.

Chairman NAB had directed director general NAB, Sukkur to investigate both the cases and government funds misappropriated by some unscrupulous elements should be recovered. It may be mentioned here that both the cases had earlier been referred to Sindh Anti-Corruption Establishment for investigations.

It is worth mentioning here that NAB Sukkur has already recovered Rs 1O billion out of 15 billion misappropriated from wheat stocks after investigations. Furthermore NAB, Sukkur had also deposited Rs 10 billion in national exchequer after recovering directly or indirectly from corrupt elements in wheat scam, which is big achievement of Sukkur.

For more information, contact:
National Accountability Bureau (NAB)
Attaturk Avenue G-5/2, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-111-NAB-NAB (111-622-622)
Fax: +92-51-9214503
Email: chairman@nab.gov.pk, infonab@nab.gov.pk
Website: www.nab.gov.pk

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