Interior ministry approves red warrant for Ishaq Dar

  • The letter seeking the arrest warrant of PMLN's leader has been sent to Interpol's secretary general office in France

ISLAMABAD – Ministry of Interior has approved the issuance of the red warrant on National Accountability Bureau (NAB) recommendation against former finance minister Ishaq Dar who is London and declared absconder by the anti-corruption watchdog.

Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has also written a letter to Interpol for the detention of Ishaq Dar.

FIA has requested the assistance of Interpol in Dar’s arrest from London.

The letter seeking the arrest warrant of PMLN’s leader has been sent to Interpol’s secretary general office in France.

The details of Dar being declared an absconder, his permanent arrest warrant, and asset reference has been attached with the letter.

The red warrant is an international notice sent to the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) seeking the arrest and extradition of an individual.