Lahore: 3 jailed for embezzlement
LAHORE: An Accountability Court Judge Ahmed Nawaz Ranjha on Saturday awarded ten–year jail term each to three former employees of National Saving for embezzlement in the department. The court also imposed a fine of Rs. 21,00,000 on three convicts. Those the court convicted include Zaigham Mehmood, Malik Munir and Slahuddin. An investigation was authorized by the NAB, Punjab, against the above mentioned accused on complaints filed by the Management of National Savings. It was alleged that the accused, being employees of the corporation, had indulged in corruption of millions. The NAB, after collection of incriminating evidence, filed reference in the accountability court. On Saturday, the court after hearing the final arguments of both parties, convicted Zaigham Mehmood, Malik Munir and Slahuddin along with imposition of fine.