Islamabad hospitals case: SC summons NAB chairman, prosecutor in chambers

NAB initiated inquiry in land pegged for establishment of hospital, CDA informs SC

Hasnaat Malik January 04, 2019
Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar: PHOTO:EXPRESS

 ISLAMABAD  : The Supreme Court on Friday summoned National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman (retd) Javed Iqbal and the bureau's prosecutor general in a case pertaining to plight of hospitals in Islamabad.

Health facilities: Top court seeks details of hospitals in capital’s rural areas

A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar resumed hearing of the case. When Justice Ijazul Ahsan inquired about land allocated for establishment of hospitals in rural areas of the federal capital, Capital Development Authority (CDA) infomed the bench that the anti-graft watchdog had initiated an inquiry regarding the acquisition of the land.

The top judge summoned NAB chairman and prosecutor general in his chambers.

This is a developing story and will be updated accordingly.



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