Lahore: Former DG Health jailed over graft
LAHORE: An accountability court here on Saturday awarded three-year jail to former director general Health Dr Saeed Qureshi on charges of misappropriating millions of rupees during the purchase of syringes and vaccine for hospitals in the Punjab.
The court acquitted four others in the scam. It also imposed a fine of Rs 0.5 million on Saeed Qureshi.
A reference was filed against Dr Saeed Qureshi, Ayyaz Ch, Muhammad Ashraf, Nazim Ali and Zahid Kaleem for corruption of millions of rupees.