ISLAMABAD: Accountability court will announce the reserved verdict of the petition filed by Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Faryal Talpur in fake bank accounts case on 20th March.
AC Judge Azam Khan conducted the hearing of the case where the lawyer of Faryal Talpur, Farooq H. Naek stated that freezing bank accounts before the approval of interrogation is against the law. To which the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor assured that the accounts were seized as per designated laws.
Faryal Taipur had filed a petition last year in which she has requested the court to grant her a bail and Islamabad High Court (IHC) granted bail her in fake bank accounts case over surety bond worth Rs10 million.
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Both Zardari and Talpur were arrested by the accountability watchdog last year on charges of laundering billions of rupees through fictitious accounts.