Hamza Shehbaz summoned by NAB in Saaf Pani Company case

09:34 PM | 10 May, 2018
Hamza Shehbaz summoned by NAB in Saaf Pani Company case
LAHORE - National Accountability Bureau has summoned Hamza Shehbaz, the son of Chief Minister Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif regarding an ongoing corruption inquiry against the management of Punjab Saaf Pani Company (PSPC).

The lawmaker has been directed to appear before the anti-corruption bureau on May 18th and reportedly, a questionnaire has also been forwarded to him.

According to the notice issued by the bureau on Thursday, Hamza is in possession of crucial information about the company in question.

"The inquiry against management/officers/officials of Punjab Saaf Pani Company (South) and others has revealed that you are in possession of information/evidence whatsoever, which relates to the commission of the said offence(s)," the notice stated.

"Moreover, you attended various meetings related to issues pertaining to the affairs of Punjab Saaf Pani Company." it added.

The notice to Hamza came a day after Chief Minister Punjab, Shehbaz Sharif was asked to appear before the accountability watchdog on June 4, in the same case.

According to sources, the anti-graft body has also sent a questionnaire to the president of ruling Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz.

The chief minister had earlier appeared before NAB in the Ashiana-e-Iqbal Housing Scheme case.

The writer is a civil servant.


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 13 June 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 13, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 75.9.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.6 280.65
Euro EUR 296 299
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.1 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.88 748.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206
China Yuan CNY 38.38 38.78
Danish Krone DKK 40.14 40.54
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.19 917.19
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.3 59.9
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.52 731.52
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.5 205.5
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.94 312.44
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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