The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday arrested PML-N leader Khawaja Asif in extra assets case,
The PML-N leader was arrested from Ahsan Iqbal’s home in Islamabad. NAB spokesperson Nawazish Ali Asim has confirmed to The Information that Asif has been arrested extra assets case.
The arrest was made quickly after a PML-N gathering — held to determine whether or not the party’s legislator ought to resign from the Senate or not — wind up.
Authority conveyed that the chairman NAB had signed on Khawaja Asif’s arrest warrants and that he has been transferred to the anti-graft watchdog’s Rawalpindi workplace.
Furthermore, PML-N legislator Hina Parvez Butt stated that she condemned the arrest and cautioned Prime Minister Imran Khan that his “days in workplace had been counted”.
Khawaja Asif was ‘all the time prepared to be arrested’
Geo News anchor Hamid Mir stated on his program, Capital Talk, stated that the previous overseas minister knew he could be arrested and had even made preparations beforehand for it.
“He had ready a briefcase and would say that the NAB would arrest him soon,” stated Mir.
The spokesperson for Nawaz Sharif Muhammad Zubair, talking on Geo News’ program “Capital Talk”, stated that the arrest got here in response to Maryam Nawaz’s speeches.
“They needed to do anything, and now they did,” he stated, including further PML-N leaders might be arrested within the coming days.
Zubair stated that persons had been asking Sheikh Rasheed’s appointment and now we’ve got seen his first transfer as interior minister.