Money-laundering case against Prime Minister: National Accountability Bureau refuted the said news item as baseless and unfounded

Islamabad, March 18, 2016 (PPI-OT):Apropos news item NAB to probe money-laundering case against PM in US published in a section of press released by a news agency on March 18, 2016. NAB has refuted the above said news item as baseless and unfounded. NAB adheres to the policy of not discussing individual cases in the media.

However, NAB is mindful of some irresponsible elements peddling scandalous and sensational rumours in the garb of journalism. NAB wishes to assert that no such action is under consideration. It is hoped that in the true spirit of responsible journalism, an effort would always be made to verify the authenticity of the news item before going to print.

For more information, contact:
National Accountability Bureau (NAB)
Attaturk Avenue G-5/2, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-111-NAB-NAB (111-622-622)
Fax: +92-51-9214503