Mushtaq Raisani case: NAB widens probe into corruption

08 May, 2016 2:34 pm

QUETTA (92 News) – Following the arrest of former Finance Secretary Mushtaq Raisani, the National Accountability Bureau has on Sunday widen the range of probe into corruption.

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has collected the records from Quetta and Mach banks.

Sources said that the Bureau is conducting raids for the arrest of former Finance Secretary Mushtaq Raisani’s facilitators as he started disclosing the names of his colleagues involved in the corruption.

Mushtaq Raisani was arrested on Friday and recovered cash amounting to Rs730 million and jewellery worth nearly Rs40 million.

A judicial magistrate had on Saturday handed over Balochistan finance secretary to the NAB on 14-day physical remand in corruption case.

Balochistan government had announced suspension of Mushtaq Raisani in a late night notification. The notification explained that the secretary finance was suspended following his arrest by the anti-corruption watchdog.

On the other hand, former Finance Advisor Mir Khalid Langu has been put on Exit Control List (ECL) over corruption, as the advisor tendered resignation saying he was not involved in any corruption whatsoever.

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