AC grants 10-day physical remand of Sibtain Khan to NAB
LAHORE: An accountability court granted a 10-day physical remand of Punjab’s former minister for Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries Sibtain Khan to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
NAB was instructed to produce the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) member before the court on June 25.
Earlier on Friday, Sibtain Khan was arrested by the NAB during an inquiry of a corruption case pertaining to corruption and illegal award of contracts against him.
According to NAB, Khan had in July 2007, as the Punjab Minister for Mines and Minerals, been involved in the illegal award of a multi-billion rupee contract for 500 metric tonnes of iron ore in Rajwah and Chiniot to a company of his choice called Earth Resource Pvt Ltd.