Ex-Chairman NAB Javed Iqbal gets big relief from IHC in missing persons Commission case


The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Acting Chief Justice Aamir Farooq suspended the recommendation of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to remove former Chairman NAB Javed Iqbal from the chairmanship of the Missing Persons Commission.

He moved IHC against PAC recommendation to remove him from the chairmanship of Commission of Inquiry on Enforced Disappearances.

The Committee had decided to approach the premier for this purpose after receiving a complaint of sexual harassment from Tayyaba Gul.

Acting IHC Chief Justice Aamir Farooq will hear the plea on Tuesday (today).

Iqbal had filed the application through Advocate Shoaib Shaheen in the IHC.

The federation through parliamentary affairs secretary, interior secretary, National Assembly secretary and PAC secretary has been made party in the case.