ISLAMABAD – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) will file references against ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his children, Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and others in Islamabad/ Rawalpindi Accountability Courts on Thursday, The Nation has learnt reliably.
Well-placed sources said that NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry will call a meeting of the executive board on Wednesday to discuss the final drafts of the references. The NAB executive board will most probably accept the recommendations of the Combined Investigation Team to put the names of Sharifs, Dar and others on the exit control list (ECL) besides freezing their assets.
The deadline for filing the references against the accused is September 8.
Last week, the NAB chairman and deputy chairman confirmed to the media that the bureau would follow the apex court’s orders and file references against the disqualified PM, his children and others within the given timeframe.
Sources said the NAB Combined