He turned up earlier than the court docket because the accountability decide resumed listening to. The decide learn out costs in opposition to him. He, nonetheless, pleaded not responsible and opted to contest them.
Iqbal, a former inside minister, is called as accused within the Narowal Sports activities Metropolis reference filed by the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB). He’s accused of inflicting losses price billions of rupees on the nationwide exchequer by launching the Sports activities Metropolis mission in his constituency.
Talking to the media after the listening to, he stated the one function of references is the character assassination of opposition leaders and requested the chief justice to permit broadcasting of court docket hearings so the general public might see what these persons are doing.
Iqbal stated a burden of pretend circumstances has been placed on the nation’s judicial system attributable to which real circumstances that have to be resolved on the earliest have been struggling.