NAB Chairman imposes immediate ban on posting transfers


NAB chairman Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal has imposed immediate ban on postings and transfers in NAB.

The chairman NAB while issuing directives said the implementation of all transfer and postings orders issued recently be stopped forthwith.

Chairman NAB has directed to headquarter sand all regional headquarters to implement Supreme Court (SC) in letter and spirit.

A larger bench of SC headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandial had conduced hearing of suo motu notice on interference by government functionaries in investigations on Thursday. NAB was ordered to stop transfers and postings in all high profile cases.

The SC had ordered that no transfer and posting will be made in prosecution investigation branch in high profile cases till further orders. SC had stopped NAB and FIA from withdrawing any case from the courts till further orders.