KARACHI: Accountability Court (AC) of Karachi striking down the request of Speaker Sindh Assembly (SA), Agha Siraj Durrani in the reference against him for the assets beyond means filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has formally approved the hearing of the case.
It is pertinent to mention here that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed the reference against the Speaker SA in which 20 persons were alleged for the corruption of Rs 1. 6 billion.
Agha Siraj Durrani has been in jail since this February in the asset beyond means case while three accused in the case have gotten interim bail in the case.
Talking informally, Speaker SA after hearing said that all the conversations held in the courts were as per law adding that the NAB will try to prove its accusations while we will defend ourselves and time will decide who is right or wrong.