ISLAMABAD: An responsibility court docket on Wednesday reserved its judgement on a request for acquittal of one of the co-accused within the national responsibility Bureau (NAB) reference filed towards former finance minister Ishaq Dar for allegedly having belongings past his recognised assets of income.

Islamabad responsibility courtroom’s judge Muhammad Bashir will announce verdict with reference to acquittal of the national financial institution of Pakistan (NBP) former president Saeed Ahmed on February 20.

Saeed Ahmed’s counsel pleaded before the court that it become a wrong perception that his consumer changed into appointed as the NBP president on foundation of favouritism.

. His appointment become made in basic terms on merit and in accordance with regulations, and he turned into removed from the publish because of that reference, he stated.

The three co-accused, together with Ahmed, Naeem Mehmood and Mansoor Rizvi, had been present in the courtroom. At some stage in the hearing, the NAB prosecutor asked the court docket to yet again summon the safety trade fee of Pakistan (SECP) officers –Sidra Mansoor and Suleman Saeed –who have been also prosecution witnesses.

He said the authentic must be known as earlier than testimony of the investigation officer and the joint investigation group (JIT) head Wajid Zia. The court regular the request and summoned the officials additionally on February 20.