NAB comes out with more revelations in Ahad Cheema case

NAB comes out with more revelations in Ahad Cheema case

ISLAMABAD - The NAB has come up with more revelations in the Ahad Cheema case.

NAB investigating officer told the Accountability court that Ahad Cheema had disclosed his property in Islamabad but there was more land yet to be identified in the capital.

He said Cheema and his wife also maintained foreign currency accounts and important record was recovered from his laptop. He said investigation was being conducted to trace benami properties of the suspect. ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER AD

The accountability court judge, Najamul Hassan, allowed the bureau’s request and extended physical remand of the suspects till May 11.

The other suspects include Bismillah Engineering Company’s owner Shahid Shafi, former officials of Punjab Land Development Company Imtiaz Haider and Bilal Qidwai.

Cheema was arrested by the NAB for misusing his authority with criminal intent and awarding Rs14 billion contracts of the Ahshiana-i-Iqbal housing scheme. It said procurement rules had been violated by the former chief of LDA.