Illegal assets: NAB summons Sanullah on February 19

Illegal assets: NAB summons Sanullah on February 19
Lahore: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah in illegal assets case on February 19.

According to details, NAB has summoned Rana Sanullah on February 19 and has instructed him to bring along details of his family properties.

NAB has also sought details of already submitted assets Performa along with source of income of his investment and gifts.

Earlier on February 08, a special court of Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) rejected all petitions related to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah case.

According to details, a special court of Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) conducted hearing on Rana Sanaullah’s case under the supervision of Justice Shakir Hassan.

The PML-N leader appeared before the court along with his lawyers.

Rana Sanaullah had filed a petition in court praying to release his vehicle on supardari. He had also filed another petition seeking footages of his arrest.

On the other hand, the prosecutor of ANF had requested court to conduct hearing of Sanaullah’s case on daily basis.

The court after listening to arguments of both parties rejected all petitions related to Rana Sanaullah’s case. The court has also summoned the PML-N leader on March 07 for indictment procedure.

On February 03, Rana Sanaullah excused from appearing before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in a case pertaining to assets beyond known source of income. However, his lawyers appeared at the NAB office with relevant records.

On January 27, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) decided to investigate Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah' wife, daughter and son-in-law in a case pertaining to assets beyond known source of income.

It is pertinent to remember that on January 02, NAB summoned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah to probe into assets beyond known source of income case.

On December 24 2019, the Lahore High Court (LHC) granted bail to the former provincial minister in drug smuggling case.

On July 1, Sanaullah was arrested by the ANF after the discovery of a large stash of contraband in his vehicle from near the Sukheke area in Punjab.

Sanaullah, a member of the National Assembly (MNA) and president of the PML-N's Punjab wing and was arrested while travelling with his guards to a meeting from Faisalabad to Lahore.

A case was being filed in accordance with the Control of Narcotics Substances Act, 1997, after a large stash of contraband was recovered from his vehicle.