Islamabad: Chairman NAB Justice (retired) Javed Iqbal stated that NAB cannot tolerate corrupt elements and all the dishonesty and unprincipled behaviour will be uprooted and ‘accountability for all’ policy will fairly be implemented.
While speaking at the cheque distribution ceremony among victims of three housing societies held in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The chairman NAB Justice Javed Iqbal distributed cheques of worth 749.9 million rupees among the affectees of Shaheen Foundation, Tele Town Housing Society and Chargia Housing Society Wah.
He mentioned that NAB has so far recovered Rs 297 billion from the corruption elements and deposited in the National treasury which is a lesser known fact.
In the performance reported of the anti-graft watchdog’s Rawalpindi office. the NAB had filed 50 references including against four former prime ministers during 2018.
.“Total 50 references were filed including against four former PMs — Nawaz Sharif, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Yousaf Raza Gillani and Shoukat Aziz – and several other influential persons,” told the report.