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NAB Approves New Corruption Inquiries

ISLAMABAD:The executive board of the National Accountability Bureau has approved new corruption inquiries.

The bureau’s Executive Board Meeting was held in Chair of (retd) Justice Javed Iqbal.

The Executive Board Meeting (EBM) authorized filing a corruption reference against Abdul Hameed Mengal, Project Director, BIWRMDP, Irrigation department, Balochistan and others, causing Rs 216.294 million losses to national exchequer by allegedly granting illegal contract to Nari Gorge, Integrated Grand Scheme.

The graft-buster body accorded approval of closing inquiries against Vice Chancellor, Sindh Agricultural University Tando Jam and others, officers/ officials of Provincial Highway Division , Sanghar and others due to absence of evidence.

It authorized sending inquiries against the employees of PIAC Procurement and Logistic departments and others to management of PIAC for further action.

The EBM authorized sending the ongoing inquiries against Abdul Jabbar Bhutto, Syed Ahmed Shah and others to Chief Secretary, Sindh for further action.