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Toushakhana Reference Hearing: Cross Questioning Of NAB Witness Continues

Islamabad: The cross questioning of the NAB witness Zuabair Siddiqi in the ‘toushakhana’ reference could not be completed on Thursday in an accountability court of Islamabad.

The AC judge Syed Asghar Ali heard the toushakhana reference against Asif Ali Zardari and Yousuf Raza Gillani.

The NAB witness Zubair Siddiqi told the court during the cross questioning by Zardari counsel Farooq H Nayik that he was an additional section officer of the toushakhana in 2019 after his appointment as assistant in the cabinet division.

On another query of the cross questioning, the NAB witness apprised that he had retired on October 24. The court allowed Yousuf Raza Gillani to go after marking his attendance and adjourned the hearing until January 28.

The cross questioning of the NAB witness will continue on the next hearing.