Captain (R) Safdar in serious trouble

Captain (R) Safdar in serious trouble

PESHAWAR: Captain (R) Safdar, Son in law of the former Prime minister Nawaz Sharif is in serious trouble this time as National Accountability Bureau has kicked off an investigations against him.

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday commenced the investigation process into allegations of corruption against Captain (retd) Safdar Awan.

Safdar, son-in-law of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, is accused of misappropriation of funds worth Rs2 billion in ongoing development projects in his constituency, NA-21 Mansehra.

Sources said that the complaint against Safdar was filed by a resident of the constituency.

According to a written order, a copy of which is available with Geo News, NAB Chairman Justice (retired) Javed Iqbal gave the go-ahead for investigating the complaint against Safdar.

It has been further learnt that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) wing of the accountability bureau has also appointed an inquiry officer for the case.