Assets case: Sindh assembly speaker Agha Siraj Durrani approaches SC for bail before arrest


Speaker Sindh Assembly and PPP leader Agha Siraj Durrani has resorted to Supreme Court (SC) to avert arrest in assets case.

A bail before arrest plea has been filed in SC on Friday by Agha Siraj Durrani.

It is pertinent to mention here that High Court had rejected the bail before arrest plea of Agha Siraj Durrani earlier in assets case.

Agha Siraj Durrani is absconding after rejection of his bail plea. NAB has issued arrest warrants of Agha Siraj Durrani.

NAB is of the view that speaker Sindh Assembly Agha Siraj Durrani accumulated assets worth over Rs 1.5 billion beyond his known sources of income. The family members of Agha Siraj Durrani also own valuable assets. The property business of millions of rupees in the name of employees of Agha Siraj Durrani was also conducted. The assets include precious watches and vehicles.