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AC Extends Hamza’s Remand for 10 Days

LAHORE: An Accountability Court of Lahore on Wednesday extended the physical remand of Opposition leader in Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz by 10 days in assets case.

NAB Produced Hamza before the court after his 14-day remand expired.

The politician is accused of accumulating assets beyond known sources of income.

During the hearing, NAB prosecutor presented financial statements of the suspect.

“Comparisons have been done between Hamza Shehbaz’s accounts and income from 30 June 2016 to 2017. It was found that the accused transferred around Rs16 million into his mother’s bank accounts”, the prosecution told court.

After hearing arguments of both parties, the court then extended physical remand of Hamza Shehbaz for 10 days, ordering the production of Hamza on August 03.