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CJP takes suo moto notice of illegal appointments in NAB

Latest Update: August 17, 2016 | 308 Views

ISLAMABAD: The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) on Wednesday took suo moto notice of illegal appointments in the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).

The Chief Justice has issued a notice to NAB Chairman, directing him to submit a report on the matter, the Registrar Office sources told.

The suo moto notice was taken on a letter submitted by a citizen.

Registrar Office has also been ordered to fix a date for hearing of the case at earliest.

The National Accountability Bureau is Pakistan’s apex anti-corruption organization. It is charged with the responsibility of elimination of corruption through a holistic approach of awareness, prevention and enforcement.