80 Corruption Cases Involving Prominent Politicians Restored
NAB Initiates Action
In a significant development, Islamabad witnesses the reinstatement of 80 corruption cases involving notable politicians, including PML-N leader Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and former President Asif Ali Zardari.
Sources report that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has taken the initiative by formally addressing a letter to the Registrar Accountability Court Islamabad, signaling the revival of these cases. This decision rooted in a recent Supreme Court ruling.
Key Cases Resurrected
Among the reopened cases, the high-profile fake account cases against former President Asif Zardari have brought back into the spotlight. Furthermore, the rental power case against Raja Pervez Ashraf has also reopened.
The Tosha Khana vehicle case, involving Nawaz Sharif, Asif Zardari, and Yusuf Raza Gilani, has also found its way back to the legal arena. Sources suggest that NAB poised to present the case records to the accountability court in the near future.
Broadening the Scope
The reinstated cases extend beyond Nawaz Sharif and Asif Ali Zardari. They also encompass politicians such as Murad Ali Shah and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. In addition, the case against Ishaq Dar for alleged assets exceeding his reported income has reopened.
Stay tuned for further updates as this legal saga unfolds.