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Zaeem Qadri Appears Before NAB in Saaf Pani Case

Lahore(June 28, 2018): Former Provincial Minister of Punjab Zaeem Qadri appeared before NAB on Thursday in Saaf Pani Company case.

According to the details, Zaeem Qadri had to appear before the NAB yesterday but he was unable to appear before it due to death of his father in law.

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On the other hand, NAB Lahore has summoned former PML-N MPA from Punjab, Saif ul Malook Khokhar on June 28 in assets beyond means case.N Leauge leaders, Mudasir Qayoom and Azhar Qayoom have also been summoned on June 29 by the anti-graft watchdog.

Shehbaz Sharif Summoned Again in Saaf Pani Case:

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore has summoned former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif in Saaf Pani Company corruption case on July 5.

The former chief minister has been served a subpoena to turn up before a team of the bureau on July 5 to submit certain documents along with the answer to its queries with regard to the probe.

The NAB in November last year had launched a thorough probe into alleged corruption in the 56 public-sector companies formed by the Shahbaz Sharif administration in Punjab. These companies are accused of certain irregularities, recruitment in violation of procurement rules and merit, nepotism, and non-completion of various projects on time.Pure Water Case: Physical Remand of Co Manage ExtendedLast month, NAB issued a notice to Shahbaz Sharif, directing him to appear before a combined investigation team of NAB Lahore in connection with the affairs of the Saaf Pani Company. He was also directed to bring the relevant record.

In April, the Supreme Court was informed during a hearing in the Saaf Pani Company case that despite Rs4 billion being spent on this project not a single drop of clean water has been made available to the citizens.PML-N NA Candidate Qamarul Islam Arrested in Saaf Pani Caseon June 25, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested PML-N Candidate for NA-59, Qamarul Islam in Saaf Pani Company[clean drinking water] case on corruption charges.

According to NAB sources NAB raided in Lahore and arrested PML-N National Assembly Candidate Engineer Qamarul Islam and former Chief Executive Officer Waseem Ajmal for misappropriation in a Punjab government’s Saaf Pani project.

Qamarul Islam was alleged of awarding the contract of 84 water treatment plants in more than the government suggested prices illegally. These water plants are installed in Hasilpur, Manchanabad, Khanpur and Lodhran.

Hamza Appears Before NAB, Says His Hands Are Clean:

The leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Hamza Shahbaz Sharif appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in clean water corruption case on May 18.

During the session headed by Assistant Director Saqib Haider, Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif’s son was interrogated over 13 questions regarding the scam for about two and a half hour.

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Talking to media after appearance, Hamza Shahbaz said that no one is above the law and that he is not a member of Saaf Pani Company. I only participated in five meetings, he added.

The leader further told that he had faced six-month imprisonment during former Prime Minister (PM) Benazir Bhutto’s tenure. My hands are clean, he asserted.

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Hamza has been accused of possessing information or evidence related to the scam as he had attended its various meetings.

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