Islamabad: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Accountability Shehzad Akbar has mentioned that Ahsan Iqbal tried to mislead the nation within the identify of anti-money laundering amendments. The NAB needs to eliminate the Money Laundering Act. This is the NR that these persons are asking for.
In his assertion, Advisor to the Prime Minister Shehzad Akbar mentioned that Ahsan Iqbal lied to the nation and tried to mislead the nation on anti-money laundering amendments that the federal government is bringing a invoice by which businessmen Money laundering might be stopped for 180 days, which is a white lie.
Shehzad Akbar mentioned that there was no such proposal within the Anti-Money Laundering Act. The amendments are in accordance with the suggestions of FATF. According to those amendments, numerous issues are being clarified below anti-money laundering. In case of conviction, the place the sentence was 5 years, it should now be ten years.
Special Assistant for Accountability Shehzad Akbar mentioned that the opposition has no objection to any of those, the opposition has an objection to take away the NAB from being a prosecution company, NAB has filed a cash laundering case in opposition to Shahbaz Sharif household. Manzoor Paparwala case filed in courtroom in case of reference, at current PML-N needs to get NAB out of anti-money laundering. This is the NRO that they’re asking for and won’t get.
He mentioned that it was an unreasonable demand to take away the NAB from the investigation course of.