FIA summons Asad Qaiser for questioning on prohibited funding

By: News Desk
Published: 04:40 PM, 6 Aug, 2022
FIA summons Asad Qaiser for questioning on prohibited funding
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Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Saturday summoned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) senior leader and former National Assembly speaker Asad Qaiser on August 11 in connection with the party’s prohibited funding case, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

An inquiry officer of FIA Peshawar has sent a summons notice to Asad Qaiser to appear before the inquiry team in person and answer questions about the two bank accounts. 

It is said that as per the decision of Akbar S. Babar case, Asad Qaiser had two bank accounts and these were used in prohibited funding transactions. 

After the decision of the Election Commission of Pakistan regarding the prohibited funding case under the Political Parties Order 2002, the FIA ​has started investigating the leaders and officebearers of PTI. 

Reporter: Aamir Shahzad