Joint Interrogation Team to inquiring into Arslan Iftikhar case met today to finalize further course of action

Islamabad, July 11, 2012 (PPI-OT): The JIT constituted to inquire into the Arslan Iftikhar case met today to finalize further course of action in the light of documents and information received from Malik Riaz Hussain and record obtained from the Supreme Court of Pakistan. NAB had issued a notice on July 03, 2012 to Malik Riaz Hussain with direction to submit information available with him by July 06, 2012.

JIT has decided to hold proceedings on daily basis to expedite disposal of the inquiry. It has also been decided to formally seek international cooperation and assistance from foreign governments and respective law enforcement agencies for the verification of foreign documents and collection of evidence.

Contact with Embassies of such countries will be established within week. Call notices to all persons who are privy to the facts of the case or have remained associated with it are being issued for personal appearance and recording of statements.

For more information, contact:
National Accountability Bureau (NAB)
ATTATURK AVENUE G-5/2, Islamabad
Tel: 051-111-NAB-NAB (111-622-622)
Fax: 051-9214502-03
Email: chairman@nab.gov.pk, infonab@nab.gov.pk