ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday said that government gave itself a NRO by promulgating National Accountability Bureau (NAB) ordinance.
Talking to media persons along with other PML-N leaders Ahsan Iqbal and Khawaja Asif , Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said now its proven that Chairman NAB works for Prime Minister Imran Khan and now the anti-graft watchdog cannot question government over wheat, sugar, petroleum products and medicine scandals.
The PML-N leader said that the ordinance is to hide corruption of billions of rupees. Now NAB cannot question purchase of most expensive LNG, people who were named in Pandora Papers, cabinet members and people who stole billions of rupees from public.
Criticizing President, former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that Arif Alvi is always ready to sign anything presented before him.
Ahsan Iqbal declared the NAB ordinance as a black law which will take country’s state structure towards complete chaos.
On the other hand another PML-N leader Khawaja Asif said that there are thousand billion of rupees scandal exists and there is nobody to stop the incumbent government from corruption.
He said that there is no one to ask the government about its wrong doings adding that corrupt rulers will be held accountable at all cost.