Islamabad, January 30, 2013 (PPI-OT): There has been speculation in some media outlets today regarding the purported handing over of Mr. Tauqir Sadiq to the Embassy of Pakistan by Interpol Abu Dhabi, says a press release received from Abu Dhabi here today.
The Embassy of Pakistan clarifies that it is in constant touch (in consultation with the NAB and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan) with the UAE authorities regarding the immediate repatriation of Mr. Touqir Sadiq to Pakistan in compliance with the orders of the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
However, to-date the accused Mr. Touqir Sadiq is still in the custody of the UAE authorities and matters pertaining to his repatriation to Pakistan are still under process by the UAE authorities in consultation with NAB and the Embassy of Pakistan, Abu Dhabi.
For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326