Islamabad - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Rawalpindi, has arrested main accused of Senate Secretariat Employees Cooperative Housing Society Islamabad, Shaheen Ahmed Satti, on charges of corruption and corrupt practices/cheating public at large (misuse and embezzlement of the funds of the society).

The accused Shaheen Ahmed Satti son of Muhammad Afzal Khan in connivance with Syed Mussarat Abbas Shah Naqvi, Additional Secretary Senate of Pakistan, and Muhammad Akram of Senate of Pakistan in Senate Secretariat Employees Cooperative Housing Society Islamabad cheated public at large in funds of the society and deprived them of their hard-earned money, said a press release issued here on Saturday.

Earlier, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested other accused  Syed Mussarat Abbas Shah Naqvi, Additional Secretary Senate of Pakistan, and Muhammad Akram in Senate Secretariat Employees Cooperative Housing Society Islamabad on the same charges.

The NAB had received complaint regarding gross irregularities pointed out in audit report. It was alleged in the complaint that the members of ex-management of Senate Secretariat Employees Cooperative Housing Society Islamabad were responsible for mis-utilization and embezzlement of the funds of the society.

The major points raised in audit report were incomplete books of accounts, failure on the part of ex-management and ex-purchase committee to hold its meetings, indulging of society management in litigation cases and committing irregularities in purchase of land.