Former National Bank vice-president gets 4-year jail for corruption

By: News Desk
Published: 03:50 PM, 28 Jan, 2022
File photo of Usman Saeed.
Caption: photo of Usman Saeed.
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An accountability court in Lahore on Friday awarded four-year jail to a former senior officer of the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) for committing corruption of millions of rupees, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The court also awarded Usman Saeed, a former NBP vice-president, Rs10 million fine and disqualified him from holding any government office for 10 years.

Accountability Court judge Azizullah Kallo pronounced the verdict against Usman Saeed in connection with a NAB reference against him.

The judge also ordered the authorities concerned to sell the convict’s lands to recover the Rs10 million fine.


Reporter Jamaluddin Jamali