Thursday, May 30, 2024, 1:37 AM
BREAKING NEWS
**First fuel trucks enter war-torn Gaza: Rafah crossing official **Six trucks with fuel to power generators at two hospitals crossed from Egypt **Hezbollah war with Israel would be 'mistake of its life': Netanyahu **We will strike it with a force it cannot even imagine: Netanyahu **Force ‘not way’ to resolve Israeli-Palestinian conflict : China **Iran journalists who covered Amini death get jail sentences **Elaheh Mohammadi, Niloufar Hamedi were both found guilty of collaboration with US **Elaheh and Niloufar were arrested after reporting on the death last year of Mahsa Amini
Home Top News NAB moves accountability court to reopen graft cases against politicians

NAB moves accountability court to reopen graft cases against politicians

Former CJP Bandial had declared the NAB amendment law null and void

by NWMNewsDesk
0 comment

The National Accountability Bureau has filed an application at the Accountability Court in Islamabad to reopen the corruption cases after the Supreme Court struck down amendments to the National Accountability Law, sources said.

In its application, the anti-graft body asked for the reopening of 81 cases including cases against former President Asif Ali Zardari, former prime ministers Yousuf Raza Gilani and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, former CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah and former finance ministers Miftah Ismail and Ishaq Dar.

The anti-graft body attached a copy of the Supreme Court judgment which called for reopening the cases against public office holders that had been closed by the amendments.

On his last day as the CJP, Justice (Retd) Umar Ata Bandial declared all decisions handed by accountability courts under the amended law null and void.

banner

 

You may also like

In a recent breakthrough, researchers have found that the updated COVID-19 vaccine has demonstrated an impressive 95% efficacy rate against the emerging Delta variant, which has been causing widespread concern globally.

Blogs

Latest Articles

© 2023 News World Media. All Rights Reserved.