- Court docket summons Saleem Mandviwalla on February 4
- NAB alleges that Mandviwalla had facilitated Ejaz Haroon in promoting authorities lands to Omni Group CEO within the Kidney Hill plots allotment case
- Mandviwalla says he has not obtained any discover from accountability court docket, however will seem if he does
ISLAMABAD: An accountability court docket has summoned Senate Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla in two corruption references on February 4.
The court docket authorized an unlawful allotment of plots and pretend checking account instances towards Mandviwalla for listening to.
NAB alleges that Mandviwalla had facilitated Ejaz Haroon in promoting authorities lands to Omni Group Chief Government Officer Abdul Ghani Majeed within the Kidney Hill plots allotment case.
Others nominated within the case are Nadeem Hakeem Mandviwalla, Abdul Qadir, Abdul Qayum, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Majeed and others.
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NAB says Haroon had made backdated recordsdata of plots and obtained a hefty sum in alternate for it. The cash was obtained via pretend financial institution accounts, NAB stated.
The anti-corruption watchdog alleged that Mandviwalla and Haroon had obtained Rs140 million via pretend financial institution accounts.
No discover obtained from accountability court docket: Saleem Mandviwalla
In the meantime, Mandviwalla says he has not obtained any discover from the accountability court docket however will seem if he does.
“I am in contact with my legal team with regard to the reference and notice from the accountability court. I will respond in the court as per law,” The Information quoted him as saying.
Mandviwalla stated he’ll reply to all of the “baseless allegations” and “lies” of the NAB earlier than the court docket. “We always respect the courts of law,” he stated, including that he’d nice expectations for justice from court docket.
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He denied having any hyperlink with Kidney Hills allotment saying he has not achieved something unlawful and there’s no proof towards him. Mandviwalla stated neither did he have any benami property, nor a entrance man.
“The case of Kidney Hill allotment was made only for political character-assassination,” he stated.
He stated NAB ought to finish the media trial of politicians and vowed to proceed his battle to show it.