KARACHI: An accountability court on Saturday adjourned the hearing of corruption reference filed against former Inspector General of Sindh Police Ghulam Haider Jamali and other officials until November 10.
As per a statement issued by the National Accountability Bureau, Mr. Jamali, then AIG Finance Fida Hussain Shah and other senior police officers have been named in a corruption reference over alleged illegal appointment of 881 personnel in Sindh Reserve Police, causing a loss of more than Rs 500 million to the national exchequer.
At the outset of hearing in the NAB court today, the counsel of Jamali continued cross examination of witness in the graft reference.
Later, the court adjourned the hearing until November 10 after ordering defence counsel to continue quizzing the witness in the reference.
Jamali and other senior officers of Sindh Police department were indicted over corruption charges on October 30, 2017.—NNI