LAHORE: A division bench of the Lahore High Court on Monday issued a notice to the National Accountability Bureau in the bail petition of former Bank of Punjab president Hamesh Khan. The bureau has been asked to reply in a week. Khan, accused of being involved in a Rs9 billion bank loan scam, submitted that a co-accused had been released on bail but he was being denied the same relief. His counsel asked that Khan be released on bail.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 22nd, 2012.
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