Rs 7m misappropriation in Gujrat TMA; 8 accused held, Rs 5m recovered
GUJRANWALA: The Anti–Corruption Establishment (ACE) has arrested eight accused involved in the misappropriation of Rs 7 million in the Gujrat TMA and recovered Rs five million from them. The ACE had booked 14 people, while three are on bail and as many are still absconding. The arrested officials include: TOs Haji Ashraf and Raja Iqbal, engineers Iftikhar and Salim, clerk Muhammad Amin, audit officer Khalid Ibrahim and CCB chairman Kafayat Siddiqui. Contractor Rana Habib, Secretary Taimoor Butt and clerk Asad Butt are on bail till September 10. TO Shiraz, CCB chairman Asad and secretary Mian Shahbaz are still absconding. Raids are being conducted to arrest the remaining accused.