Islamabad: Co-Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Asif Zardari on Friday withdrew his petitions regarding his release and disposing of the reference of Park Lane of the fake account case.
The hearing of the Parklane reference saw a twist today as the counsel of Zardari, Farooq H Nayiq argued that the Park lane reference can not be dealt with the NAB laws as it is a case of financial laws.
On the occasion, Deputy prosecutor general NAB Sardar Muzaffar Abbassi insisted the court to indict Zardari in the reference while disposing of his petition regarding his release while he added that Asif Zardari can’t with draw his petition after conclusion of arguments.
The NAB prosecutor said that the accused deliberately is trying to use delaying tactics.
During the course of the hearing, the judge of the accountability court said that it will issue order on Zardari’s release petition while the court said that it has reserved verdict regarding the NAB jurisdiction in the reference which will be announced at 12 pm today.