Court issues show cause notice to NAB I/O in Sharjeel Memon reference.


KARACHI -- An accountability court on Saturday ordered to issue show cause notice to the investigation officer of assets reference against former Sindh minister Sharjeel Inam Memon over failure to submit report about the proclaimed offenders of the case.

Sharjeel Memon's wife Sadaf Sharjeel and mother Zeenat Inaam Memon have been among the co-accused in the assets beyond means NAB reference. Both of them on Saturday filed petitions for exemption from appearing in hearing of the case.

In the earlier hearing, court had summoned Sharjeel Memon's wife and other co-accused on Saturday (December 21).

Former provincial minister was also absent from the accountability hearing on Saturday. The court adjourned further hearing till January 04.

The corruption reference stated that the investigators have found solid evidence of financial irregularities against Sharjeel Memon, his wife and other accused persons.


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