Abb Takk News

SHC issues notice to NAB over putting Sharjeel Memon’s name in ECL

KARACHI:Sindh High Court has issued notice to NAB over adding name of leaders of Peoples Party and former Sindh minister Sharjeel Memon in the Exit Control List.

Sharjeel has filed a constitutional petition at the SHC saying he wants to return to the country but federal government has put his name in the ECL.

The court commented that ECL is no obstacle to returning back to the country.

Deputy Attorney General and NAB authorities told the court that federal government and NAB has no objection over Sharjeel’s return.

A corruption case involving over Rs 5 billion has been filed in the Accountability Court against Sharjeel Memon.

The court directed NAB to submit its reply in writing.