KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau on Thursday arrested Karachi Development Authority former director normal Nasir Abbas from his residence in Clifton space of the metropolis on Thursday, sources knowledgeable Geo News.
Abbas was earlier arrested by the anti-graft division on November 2, 2017 in a raid performed on the KDA workplace. He was launched by the court docket on bail two days in the past.
Sources have knowledgeable that Abbas has been arrested on new reference, pretend allotments in KDA on lands of Gulshan-e-Iqbal and Korangi areas. He can also be accused of pretend allotment of the plots registered at Gulistan-e-Jauhar Block 6.
The former KDA staffer was arrested in the raid performed at 9pm. Abbas’ relative Raza Abbas has additionally been taken below custody.
Earlier, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had additionally arrested Abbas over fraud expenses. The arrest was made by the Anti-Human Trafficking Circle of the company.
FIA sources stated they’d acquired a criticism from Azhar Hussain Kalwar, deputy assistant director regional of the Passport Office, Saddar, Karachi.
During the course of an inquiry, it transpired that Abbas had obtained two Pakistani passports by concealment of info, declaring himself to be a businessman as an alternative of a authorities servant.