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Sharjeel Memon Case: Court irked over NAB prosecutor’s absence

KARACHI: The Accountability Court on Saturday resumed hearing of corruption references case against Sahrjeel Inam and expressed anger on NAB prosecutor over his continuous absence from the court.  

As the hearing went underway, the court remarked that proceedings will not continue with the absence of NAB prosecutor.

“The burden will increase more on cases with the non-appointment of prosecutor,” court remarked.

The court has also written a letter to the Director General NAB stating that the NAB prosecutor is continuously absent from the proceedings. “NAB prosecutor did not appear in any case,” reads letter.

The letter further reads that pending cases in court were effecting due to the absence of NAB prosecutor.

“NAB Prosecutor has taken back the decision of resignation but he didn’t appear yet,” the letter added.