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Zardari Challenges Thatta Water Supply Corruption Reference

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday filed a petition in accountability court challenging Thatta water supply corruption reference against him.

Zardari’s lawyer Farouk H Naek filed the petition against the reference requesting to halt indictment proceedings against him in Thatta Water Supply reference as well.

The accountability court has issued a notice to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Zardari’s plea.

It is to be mentioned here that the court had decided to indict Asif Ali Zardari in Thatta water supply reference on August 4.

All the accused were also summoned on the same day for further proceedings.

Earlier, NAB court had postponed indictment of the former president and Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur in mega-money laundering case till August 7.