33 Accountability court indicts ex-PM Raja Pervaiz in GEPCO scam Lahore

LAHORE: An accountability court on Tuesday here indicated previous Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf in a reference identified with illicit enrollment in the Gujranwala Electric Power Company (GEPCO). Syed Najamul Hassan Bukhari of the accountability court heard a reference documented by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against previous head.

Amid the procedures today, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf’s advice contended that reference duplicates were not provided to his customer in spite of the court orders. To which, the judge questioned the motive process behind asking for time to record an answer for the situation for more than a half year in the event that he accepted there were no confirmations of wrongdoing against his customer.

As indicated by the NAB reference, Ashraf had enlisted upwards of 437 individuals without taking merit into consideration. The court guided the indictment to deliver its observers for statement in the following hearing while at the same time dismissing the case till October 7. Online news

Following the court’s decision, Ashraf addressed the media and rejected all charges against him. It benefits to specify here that Ashraf has additionally been prosecuted by another accountability court in Islamabad in the rental power case.

Ashraf is blamed for misusing his power amid his residency as priest to get endorsement from the Economic Coordination Committee for an expansion in the initial installment to the rental power organizations from seven for 7% to 14% for every penny, adding up to about Rs22 billion.