ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday issued non-bailable warrant of former petroleum minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in illegal appointment in Pakistan State Oil.
According to details, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) named former petroleum minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in a reference for allegedly appointing Sheikh Imranul Haq as the managing director of Pakistan State Oil (PSO) “in sheer violation of rules and regulations”.
A statement released by NAB’s Karachi chapter on Friday said that non-bailable arrest warrants have been issued for the former prime minister as well as former petroleum secretary Arshad Mirza, who is also named in the reference.
Furthermore, notices have been issued to Haq and PSO’s former deputy MD of finance Yaqoob Sutter — the former deputy MD of finance at PSO. The accused have been ordered to appear before an accountability court on April 10.