"NAB committed to eradicate corruption at all cost"

10:16 PM | 27 Mar, 2018
ISLAMABAD - Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has said that corruption is cancer which is eating most of the resources of the country and NAB is absolutely committed to eradicate corruption at all cost from the country.

He was chairing a meeting at NAB Headquarters in Islamabad on Tuesday.

He said that today officers have been directed to nab the corrupt and recover hard earned looted money of innocent people as fight against corruption is our national duty.

NAB chief said the bureau has adopted a proactive strategy to check corruption at all levels with iron hands. NAB has prescribed 10 months time frame for efficient, effective and expeditious disposal of all cases from complaint verification-to filling of reference in the Accountability Court which should be adhered strictly. No leniency will be tolerated in this regard, he added.

He said that NAB is determined to corruption-free Pakistan and directed all officers of NAB to adopt and demonstrate absolute fairness and transparency in the discharge of their national duties.