Ex- president Asif Ali Zardari appeared before the accountability court today but could not be indicted in Polo Ground reference case. Accountability court Judge Muhammad Bashir heard the case. Zardari’s lawyer Farooq H. Naek told the media that his client couldn’t be indicted during today’s hearing and the process were postponed till January 18.
Assistant lawyer Amjad Iqbal Advocate said arguments will be shown in the upcoming hearing with the reference to Asif Zardari’s indictment. The ex- president arrived at the accountability court amid tight security to defend allegations leveled against him in 5 references, including Polo Ground, SGS, Ursus tractors deal, Cotecna and ARY Gold cases.
It’s earlier expected that Asif Ali Zardari would be indicted in Polo Ground reference today. It may be pointed out that the accountability court had reopened 5 references against ex- President Asif Ali Zardari.