A special assistant to the Prime Minister on Accountability Shehzad Akbad said that the PTI-led federal government of Pakistan has signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the British government to bring the former finance minister Ishaq Dar back to the country.
During his talk with media reporters in Islamabad, he said, “An MoU has been signed to bring Ishaq Dar back.”
The extradition note of Ishaq Dar has yet to be signed, he said. “He [Ishaq Dar] will then be presented before the magistrate there,” he added.
Firdous Aashiq Awan, a Special Advisor to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting also spoke with the media personnel in Islamabad and said that former finance minister Ishaq Dar will come back soon.
“We will make you meet him,” she told the reporters.
A veteran leader of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and former Finance Minister Ishaq Dar is absconding in a corruption case filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against him. The accountability court is hearing it.