The nation’s anti-graft physique on Saturday moved the Lahore High Court (LHC) searching for the cancellation of bail granted to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz within the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case.
In a petition filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman, by means of the Prosecutor General of Punjab, it was argued that Maryam Nawaz is misusing her bail as she refuses to seem earlier than the bureau regardless of repeated summons.
The anti-corruption physique maintained that after her launch on bail, she has been attacking state establishments by means of media and social media, and has constantly made false accusations and is engaged in anti-state propaganda.
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The plea additional said that a number of investigations are underway in opposition to the PML-N chief however she is just not cooperating with the accountability watchdog regardless of being on bail.
According to the petition, Maryam failed to supply the required paperwork, after which she was summoned in individual on August 11, 2020. However, as a substitute of showing earlier than the bureau, she used her political energy to assault the NAB workplace.
A separate case has been registered in opposition to the PML-N chief in reference to the assault, the petition added.
NAB took the place that Maryam is obstructing the investigation by not showing, and is utilizing techniques to offer the general public the impression that state establishments are inactive.
“She is intentionally making statements tarnishing the picture of state establishments, and regardless of being launched on bail, she is just not cooperating with the NAB investigation, her bail within the Chaudhry Sugar Mills cash laundering case must be cancelled,” the watchdog mentioned in its plea.
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LHC mounted Maryam Nawaz’s bail cancellation petition for listening to, a two-member bench headed by Justice Sardar Sarfraz Dogar, will hear the petition on March 15.
The LHC on November 4, 2019, had granted bail to PML-N chief Maryam Nawaz who was arrested within the Chaudhry Sugar Mills (CSM) case.
The two-member bench of the excessive courtroom, comprising Justice Ali Baqar Najafi and Justice Sardar Ahmad Naeem, had introduced the decision and ordered her to furnish two surety bonds, every price Rs10 million, and deposit a further Rs70 million and give up her passport to safe her launch.