You are currently viewing Plea Bargain in PS case: Abdul Ghani Majeed and 7 others agree to pay Rs. 10b

Plea Bargain in PS case: Abdul Ghani Majeed and 7 others agree to pay Rs. 10b

  • Post author:
  • Post category:Crime / Pakistan
  • Post last modified:04/09/2019
  • Reading time:1 mins read

ISLAMABAD: Chairman NAB Justice (R) Javed Iqbal has accepted the plea bargain request of Abdul Ghani Majeed (son of alleged Zardari’s frontman, Omni Group‘s Anwar Majeed) and seven others in Sindh Govt. and Pakistan Steel (PS) land scam case. 

According to details Abdul-Ghani Majeed and his seven accomplices had requested for a plea bargain in the Sindh Govt. and PS land scam case. After acceptance of the deal the gang of eight will pay Rs. ten billion, 66 crores back and return over 266 acres of land.

It is pertinent to mention here that PPP-P Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur, Anwar Majeed and many others are facing a probe into the money laundering via fake bank accounts scam.

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.