The indictment of former president of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardri in Thatta Water Supply Corruption Case has been deferred till August 7.
An accountability courtroom docket on Wednesday (July 15) decided to indict Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman and former president Asif Ali Zardari in Thatta water present reference by means of video hyperlink on August 4 (for the time being)
Earlier Former president filed a petition in accountability courtroom docket troublesome Thatta water present corruption reference in opposition to him.
Zardari’s lawyer Farouk H Naek filed the petition in opposition to the reference requesting the courtroom docket to stop indictment proceedings in opposition to the earlier president in Thatta water present reference.
According to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), the second case pertains to the illegal award of a contract by the Special Initiative Department for water present scheme, Thatta to a private contractor, Harish & Co.
In Dec 2019, Asif Ali Zardari was launched after being granted bail by the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Dec 11, ultimate yr, on medical grounds.