ISLAMABAD – The Interior Ministry on Sunday handed over the list containing the names of several personalities including former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to a special committee of the cabinet forwarded by the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) appealing the ministry to put the names on the Exit Control List (ECL).
The interior ministry rejected anti-graft watchdog’s appeal to put the names of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his children on the Exit Control List (ECL).
Sources said that the cabinet committee will present a report to the cabinet after reviewing all cases including Nawaz Sharif’s case.
The committee will also question the anti-graft agency regarding the former prime minister.
On February 20, the interior ministry had rejected NAB’s appeal to put the names on the ECL .
Responding to NAB’s letter, it asked for valid evidence against the Sharif family in order to put their names on the list.