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ATC Seeks Reply in Significant Reduction in Musharraf Accounts

ISLAMABAD: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Rawalpindi on Tuesday sought a reply from the Federal Investigation Agency’s (FIA) special prosecutor as to how there was a significant reduction in the amounts in the frozen bank accounts of former president retired General Pervez Musharraf.

Taking the stern notice of the news an anti-terrorism court has ordered the SHO FIA police station.

Court asked the FIA how and when was cash withdrawn? And court summoned details of the other accounts and property of the accused till February.

The FIA in its four-point charge sheet had accused Musharraf of hatching a conspiracy, in connection with the assassination of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto outside Rawalpindi’s Liaquat Bagh on December 27, 2007.

“How is there a reduction in the bank accounts from 2016?” the court asked the prosecutor, seeking a reply explaining the activity in the frozen bank accounts.

“Why is there a difference in details of the bank accounts provided two years ago and the current amount in the accounts?” the judge questioned.