ISLAMABAD, June 09 (Online): Farrukh Shah son of PPP Senior leader and MNA Khurshid Shah has withdrawn his bail before arrest plea from the Supreme Court (SC).
The court while directing Farrukh Shah to surrender before Accountability Court (AC) within 3 days has wrapped up the plea being withdrawn by the petitioner.
Farooq H Naik counsel for Farrukh Shah argued that NAB has finalized its investigations. Now what is need of arresting Farrukh Shah, Holding property is no offence.
Counsel for NAB took the plea Farrukh Shah did not cooperate in the investigation. When investigation officers ask question from Farrukh Shah then he replies ask from Baba. NAB has issued arrest warrants of Farrukh Shah since April 2020.
Justice Tariq Masood remarked bail parameters have been settled in Talat Ishaq case. The court cannot go beyond parameters of Talat Ishaq case. NAB has to file supplementary reference. The petitioner should tell bail plea be decided on merit or he wants to withdraw his plea.
Farooq H Naik said “ I withdraw bail plea. Give time of three days to Farrukh Shah for surrendering before accountability court.
The court while giving three days to Farrukh Shah to surrender before the court wrapped up the bail plea being withdrawn by the petitioner.