Important development is expected to take place in Ashiana Housing scandal case as three summoned witnesses have appeared in personal guarantee before an Accountability Court of Lahore today (July 8).
As per details, Accountability Judge Najmul Hasan has resumed hearing in the Ashiana housing scheme reference filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Opposition leader in National Assembly and former Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has also been produced before the court.
In a previous hearing held on 29 June, the court had re-summoned all witnesses in the reference and subsequently adjourned hearing till July 08 (today). Shehbaz excused from appearing before the court and his counsel submitted an exemption plea before the court which was accepted.
On February 18, accountability court Judge Syed Najmul Hassan had indicted ten suspects including Shehbaz Sharif in the Ashiana-e-Iqbal Housing scam case.