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NAB Directed to Make Arguments Over PML-N Leaders’ Bail Plea

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to give arguments on bail pleas of PML-N leaders Ahsan Iqbal and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

The direction came during the hearing of the bail pleas submitted by the Ahsan Iqbal and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the two-member bench headed by chief justice Athar Minallah heard the case.

During the hearing, NAB told the court that the court should extend the hearing for a day as special prosecution will make his arguments tomorrow.

On which Ahsan Iqbal lawyer told the court that if he knew earlier he would not prepare for arguments, however, the chief justice remarked, “You can make arguments as NAB will present tomorrow.”

Later, court prorogued the hearing and directed the NAB to make arguments tomorrow.