KARACH: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi Chief has instructed to expedite the inquiry into murder case of TV Anchor Mureed Abbas, as per law and conduct day to day proceedings in order to complete the inquiry within prescribed time period and unearth the illegal assets accumulated by Atif Zaman and his accomplices.
He was holding a meeting at NAB Karachi Office under the chair of DG Brig( R ) Farooq Naser Awan SI(M) ,wherein ,the latest progress was updated by NAB Investigation team regarding the inquiry against Atif Zaman, prime accused in the murder case.
It was apprised by the Investigation team that Atif Zaman was the mastermind of financial Scam who deceived a large number of people by collecting huge investments from general public and others. He allegedly defrauded general public by their hard earned money through ponzy schemes namely Zaid Enterprises and Infinity Import Solutions by offering attractive monthly returns, under the garb of investments in tyres, which involve a large number of people as victims/affectees.
It was also apprised that a public notice was also published by NAB in the leading newspapers to call the affectees of said financial scam for submitting their claims regarding the defrauded amounts and recording their statements, subsequent to which so far some 30 affectees have contacted NAB KARACHI.
The DG NAB Karachi has issued further instructions to the investigation team to expedite the inquiry as per law and conduct day to day proceedings in order to complete the inquiry within prescribed time period and unearth the illegal assets accumulated by Atif Zaman and his accomplices. It was also directed that the affectees/victims of this scam may be informed through all possible legal channels of communication including affectees of media to contact NAB for lodging their claims along with solid evidence of their claims etc.