SC forms JIT to probe assets of Azam Swati

ISLAMABAD: Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday has formed Joint investigation team to probe team to collect information about assets and properties of Minister for Science and Technology Azam Khan Swati.

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The JIT was constituted during the hearing of IG Islamabad transfer case by the apex court in Islamabad today.

A three-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has formed a joint investigation team to collect information about assets and properties of Minister for Science and Technology Azam Khan Swati.

The court has directed the JIT to submit its report within two weeks.

As the hearing went under way, Jan Muhammad excused himself from continuing to perform duties as Islamabad IGP. “I cannot work given the present circumstances and request the court to grant permission on my transfer,” Jan Muhammad told the bench.

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