Separated PTI leader Jahangir Tareen on Monday denied records that he had satisfied a high-ranking government official regarding the questions against him.
Speaking to the media outside a Lahore sessions court, Tareen was asked by a press reporter if he had any type of contact with any kind of upper-level government official in Islamabad.
” I have actually had no conference with any senior government official. There was no conference as well as this information is wrong as well as based on misunderstanding. We are fighting our case in court as well as waiting for (Senator Lawyer) Ali Zafar’s report,” he responded.
He likewise asked for justice to be done with him and also while addressing a question, reiterated: “Do not do politics with us, do justice with us.”
Tareen claimed the prime minister had assured in a meeting with participants of his group that an independent senior party member would certainly be selected to explore his situation.
The sugar baron included that he “appreciated” Zafar for his work and also initiative yet that his report had not yet appeared despite previous cases that the report would certainly be presented in the month of May.
” There is conjecture that a spoken report has actually been submitted to the prime minister and that it is very favorable for me. We had actually set out to look for justice and also the prime minister had assured justice so it is our demand: a great deal of days have passed and also currently justice ought to be offered.
” If justice is postponed after that justice is not actually served. The time for justice has come so the request is once more to act on whatever Zafar has actually claimed in his record,” stated Tareen.
When questioned if the record came versus him would certainly he accept it, the sugar baron responded to: “We know some points which I do not wish to inform in the media. When the record comes as well as whatever takes place after that I will place everything before the media.”
MNA Raja Riaz of the Tareen team had actually previously claimed that Barrister Zafar had completed his probe as well as given a ‘tidy tab’ to the separated PTI leader. Zafar himself had actually later rubbished those claims, nevertheless, and claimed that no report had been submitted by him.
Acting bond prolonged till June 11
Both Tareen and his son, Ali Tareen, were present in court on Monday where Added Sessions Court Hamid Hussain commanded the hearing of their bond petition.
Together with prolonging their acting bail to June 11, the court likewise provided a show-cause notification to the Federal Investigation Company (FIA) for not completing its investigation in the event.
The judge stated there had actually been transfers as well as brand-new consultations in recent days as well as a brand-new judge would take charge on Monday (today). “Today the case is being adjourned without a hearing.”
He did, however, ask the FIA what examinations had been finished in the last 15 days to which he was told by a replacement director that a policeman of the organization had actually been transferred which caused a hold-up in their work.
” How much time has this situation been taking place as well as why has the investigation not been completed yet?” examined the judge, adding, “If your establishment does not want to explore after that it must notify the court.”
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A banking court, meanwhile, adjourned its hearing on the bail requests to June 11 as a result of the unavailability of a judge as well as likewise prolonged Tareen and also his kid’s bond.
The FIA had booked Tareen as well as his kid for fraud and cash laundering in March.
According to FIRs dated March 22, copies of which are available with Dawn.com, 2 different cases were signed up under areas 406 (criminal breach of trust), 420 (cheating of public investors) and also 109 of the Pakistan Penal Code (Pay Per Click), checked out with areas 3/4 of the Anti Money Laundering Act, against Tareen and his child.
The FIA in its issues in the very first FIR had stated that Tareen had fraudulently misappropriated shareholder’s cash after his business– JDW team– moved Rs3.14 billion to an involved private company identified as Farooqi Pulp Private Limited (FPML).
The FIR had stated that the exclusive company was had by his kid as well as close loved ones. Furthermore, it had said that Tareen, his son as well as another family member had acquired cash money (United States dollar) from the competitive market in Lahore in a “structured fashion”.
The second FIR had actually claimed that “abundant withdrawals amounting to a minimum of Rs2.2 bn were fraudulently and dishonestly made through a relied on cash motorcyclist”, and also large amounts had been transferred into the individual as well as company accounts of Tareen and also his member of the family.