Islamabad, July 28, 2012 (PPI-OT): It is stated that Hon’ble Mr. Justice Khilji Arif Hussain, Monitoring Judge for NAB cases to review the restored cases in view of the Supreme Court judgement dated 16th December 2009 declaring NRO null and void had a meeting with the Prosecutor General Sindh today i.e. 28th July 2012 to assess the situation of the restored cases in the province of Sindh.
In the meeting it transpired that 58 NAB cases and 6 other cases stood restored in the wake of the apex Court judgement of 16th December 2009. Out of the NAB cases 30 cases have been disposed of while the rest of the cases are at various stages of prosecution/investigation. For the other 6 cases 1 case was disposed of by the Anti Terrorism Court while in another case accused is absconding.
The remaining 4 cases are at various stages of arguments. The Hon’ble Monitoring Judge directed the prosecutor General to complete the prosecution in a most efficient and professional manner and ensure that the cases are decided on merit at the earliest possible time.
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Supreme Court of Pakistan
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