SUNDAY TIMES ISLAMABAD: At the outset of hearing, the court asked it had ordered Wajid Zia, the then additional director general of the FIA, to conduct inquiry into the matter. However, the court was informed that Mr. Zia had been transferred from the FIA in December 2018.

Director legal FIA told the court that Zia had held an inquiry into the case. Chief Justice Islamabad High Court Athar Minallah said the situation would have been different if the probe was really held into the matter.

The court asked the director legal FIA to seek instructions from their director general to process the case.

The hearing was adjourned till February 20.