KARACHI (Staff Report) – Member of Sindh Assembly Ali Nawaz Shah among three people have been sentenced to jail for causing losses to the national exchequer buy selling land at inflated prices to the government.

An accountability court on Thursday sentenced the former provincial minister, Ali Nawaz Shah, to five years in prison.

Others sentenced by the court include PPP leaders Khadim Ali Shah who has been imprisoned for four years and Imtiaz Ali Shah imprisoned for three years.

A spokesman for the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) said the three accused who were out on bail have been arrested.