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TIP Praises Chairman NAB Performance In Curbing Corruption

ISLAMABAD: Transparency International Pakistan Chairman Muzaffar said that the National Accountability Bureau under its present chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has performed much better.

NAB was rejuvenated after it took various initiatives, including adopting the combined investigation team (CIT) system, in order to have collective wisdom in the conduct of inquiries or investigations on merit.

NAB has collected Rs 153 billion from corrupt elements and filed 530 references and its overall conviction ratio in the accountability courts is about 70 per cent, the statement noted.