Karachi: 13 staff of the Postal Department concerned in embezzlement of Rs. 139 million from Special Savings Account have been arrested.
According to Director FIA Karachi Munir Sheikh, Commercial Banking Circle has arrested 13 accused of postal division concerned in embezzlement of Rs 139 million from Special Savings Account. Among the arrested accused are senior postmaster, ledger and deposit. Clerk and others.
Munir Sheikh mentioned that 5 FIRs have been registered by the FIA below the Anti Money Laundering Act, 19 accused have been named within the registered circumstances out of which 13 accused have been arrested. The FIA has expanded the scope of its investigation to six GPOs in Karachi.
The Director FIA mentioned that the arrested accused posted within the Central GPO of Karachi embezzled Rs. 139 million between 2014 and 2018 and Rs. 20 million and 6 automobiles have been additionally recovered from the accused through the investigation.