NAB arrest five on charges of corruption in Gujranwala


National Accountability Bureau (NAB) authorities on Saturday arrested at least five individuals including assistant registrar cooperatives on charges of corruption.

According to the authorities, Irrigation Housing Society was formed in 2012 on GT Road by the collusion of Irrigation Department. A large amount of money was gathered from the people seeking to buy a plot. Besides this, after the allotment of plots the process to attain installments was also underway.

The detainees include society’s former president Yaqoob Lona, secretary Ghulam Muhammad and member of purchase committee Tariq Ashraf. All the nabbed culprits were shifted to Islamabad for further interrogation.