Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Saturday submitted a decision within the Punjab Assembly towards the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), condemning the instances filed towards the Sharif household by the accountability watchdog.
The decision was submitted by PML-N member Sameera Komal.
“Strongly condemn the false propaganda against the Sharif family by the anti-corruption watchdog. The bureau has been mocking the Sharif family and PML-N for three years,” the decision submitted in Punjab Assembly learn.
“NAB cases against federal and provincial ministers, including the Prime Minister are underway; however, the bureau has failed to maintain its impartiality and efficacy,” it added.
The NAB is probing the Sharif household within the Chaudhry Sugar Mills for money-laundering and unlawful switch of its shares.
As per a latest report, NAB Lahore has forwarded a Rs 7 billion cash laundering and belongings past means reference towards the Sharif members of the family to its chairman for approval to be filed in an accountability court docket. This additionally consists of the investigation pertaining to the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case.
In March this 12 months, an accountability court docket had granted exemption from private look to Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and nephew Yousaf Abbas within the case until the submitting of a reference.
As per NAB, the bureau in January 2018 had obtained a Financial Monitoring Unit (FMU) report describing big suspicious transactions in billions of rupees within the Chaudhry Sugar Mills underneath Anti-Money Laundering Act.
It is pertinent to say right here that in January 2018, the PML-N was ruling the nation. After receiving the FMU report, the NAB began its inquiry in October 2018 and located that Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, Shahbaz Sharif and household and Abbas Sharif and household had been shareholders within the firm, together with some foreigners from the UAE and the UK.
In November 2019, the Lahore High Court (LHC) granted bail to PML-N chief Maryam Nawaz within the case. In its verdict, the court docket directed Maryam Nawaz to submit her passport with the court docket and submit two surety bonds of Rs100 million every.
The court docket additionally directed the PML-N chief to additionally deposit 70 million individually with the court docket.