ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau Chairman Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal has ordered to stop the further proceedings on the graft case against Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwala till further orders.
Taking notice of media reports quoting Saleem Mandviwala as accusing the NAB for maliciously and wrongfully involving him in unrelated case, Chairman NAB sought the record of the case against Saleem Mandviwala, on immediate basis for evaluation and scrutiny to ensure provision of justice.
Chairman NAB said he profoundly respects all parliamentarians.
The decision to continue or stop the proceedings of the case against Mandviwala will be taken in light of the detailed scrutiny of the record.
Meanwhile, the Chairman NAB also directed regional bureaus not to seek NAB cases record from any hospital during the prevalence of COVID-19 pandemic.