NAB court to indict Asif Ali Zardari on August 4 in Thatta water supply reference

An accountability court, on Tuesday, announced its decision to indict former president Asif Ali Zardari on August 4 in Thatta water supply reference.

During the hearing, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) contended that the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari is guilty of awarding illegal contracts in water supply projects in Thatta, Sindh.

The court, has directed all accused individuals to appear before the court on August 4.

It is to be noted that the accountability watchdog has filed Thatta water supply reference against Aisf Ali Zardari, accusing that Special Initiative Department awarded illegal contracts to a private contractor, Harish & Co on the behest of Asif Ali Zardari.

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Prior to this, an accountability court, on July 7, had deferred Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur’s indictment in mega money laundering case. The two have been accused of using fake accounts for money laundering.

Meanwhile, another accountability court earlier on July 6, had postponed Mr Zardari’s indictment in Park Lane reference case.