SUKKUR: Accountability court will begin the hearing of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah in the assets case from Tuesday.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor filed a reference against Khursheed Shah based on corruption worth one billion 24 million rupees. His family is also included in the case.
Earlier on 17th December, Shah was granted bail in assets case by the accountability court submitted surety bond of Rs. 5 millions.
Khursheed Shah was arrested on 18th September by the NAB arrested in assets beyond known source of income case. The NAB of Rawalpindi and Sukkur jointly carried the raid to arrest Shah. He was arrested from his house in Bani Gala.
Shah was facing charges of making assets amounting to Rs500 billion through illegal means.
According to the document, he was accused of transferring an amnesty plot in Sukkur, Rohri, and Karachi, Glamour Bungalow, Junejo Flour Mills, Mukesh Flour Mills including 83 other properties were made under Shah’s frontman, Pehlaj Rai.