Accountability Court extends physical remand of Malik Naveed for nine days

Saturday, December 14th, 2013 10:30:20 by

PESHAWAR: The Accountability Court Saturday extended physical remanded of former Inspector General of Police Malik Naveed Khan for nine days to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) KP for further investigation in the weapons purchase scam.The former inspector general was brought to the court premises under strict security as his 10-day-long remand was coming to an end.The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) also produced a report on the scam in the court.On December, 4, the court had ordered a 10-day remand for Naveed who was arrested by the NAB on November, 20 on charges of receiving kickbacks in the multi-billion rupees procurement of weapons, equipment and vehicles for the provincial police department.An earlier NAB press release had said that the inquiry committee, after a probe, had found that gross violation of procurement rules were committed by the purchase committee in awarding tenders to favoured contractors who had no previous experience of supplying weapons and security equipment.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2013
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