Reporters, lawyers banned during Ishaq Dar's hearing
Reporters, lawyers banned during Ishaq Dar's hearing
Pakistan finance minister indicted in corruption case
29 September, 2017, 01:21
All charges were read out to him by Judge Mohammad Bashir.
Dar replied that over the course of the trial he would prove the charges wrong through hard evidence.
Two of Sharif's sons and Maryam are also due to appear before a NAB court, as well as Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, a long-time ally who is married into the Sharif family. The hearing was adjourned till Oct.4.
Though Sharif and his children have publicly expressed concern over the Supreme Court judgement and had filed review petitions before the same bench, the petitions were all dismissed on September 15.
Dar reached the court a little before 9am amid tight security arrangements and faced trouble getting into the court complex owing to the huge crowd.
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Opposition parties on Wednesday demanded that Finance Minister Ishaq Dar should resign in the wake of his indictment by an accountability court. However, a number of lawyers were witnessed climbing over the gate in an attempt to enter the complex. The reference was related to possession of assets beyond known sources of income.
The judge rejected an application filed by Dar requesting exemption from personal attendance. Further, the court ordered the federal minister to submit Rs5 million to ensure his presence in the trial.
Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, center, arrives to appear in an accountability court in Islamabad.
The minister continued that the reference against Ishaq Dar is comprised of 23 volumes, and NAB has only mentioned in three to four pages that it has been made on the directions of the Supreme Court (SC) of Pakistan.
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