Mega money laundering case: IHC rejects Zardari, Talpur’s bail plea

SUNDAY TIMES ISLAMABAD: A two member-bench of the Islamabad High Court comprising Justice Aamir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Kiyani pronounced the verdict on the bail plea filed by the PPP leaders.

The NAB pleaded the court to allow them to arrest the brother-sister duo for the probe in to the mega money laundering reference.

PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and Faryal Talpur were not in attendance in the court room at the time of announcement of the verdict.

Following the orders of the IHC, a team of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has reached Zardari house to arrest both the PPP leaders.

It may be noted that both the PPP leaders’ interim bail was extended for five times in the reference.