ISLAMABAD - The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi has filed an application in Accountability Court Islamabad for issuance of directives to the concerned authorities regarding sale of the attached properties of proclaimed offender Nawaz Sharif under in the Toshakhana reference.

Documents available with The Nation say, “That the Reference No. 06 / 2020 is pending adjudication before this Court wherein Nawaz Sharif was arrayed as one of the accused. That the accused namely Nawaz Sharif has been declared as Proclaimed Offender (PO) by this Court vide Order dated 17-08-2020 in accordance with the provisions of 87 / 88 of Cr P.C. That this Court vide Order dated 01-10-2020 ordered the attachment of properties of the accused namely Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, however, PO namely Mian Muhammad Nawaz Shanf has not surrendered before this Court even after lapse of six months from the date of said order of attachment of properties.”

They further say that Nawaz Sharif has wilfully and knowingly not surrendered before this Court, therefore, the attached properties against which no objections / claims have been preferred before the Court are required to be sold out as per prescribed procedure.

According to the NAB application, following are Nawaz’s properties against which no objections / claims have been filed in this court.

He is shareholder in four companies including Muhammad Bukhsh Textile Mills Limited, Hudaibiya Paper Mills Limited, Hudaibiya Engineering Co. Limited and Ittefaq Textile Mills Limited. The moveable properties are agriculture land 299K-10M at Mouza Manak Lahore, agriculture land 299K-12M at Badokisani land, agriculture land 103K-6M at Mouza Mall Raiwind Lahore, agriculture land 312K-14M at Mauza Sultankay Lahore. Agriculture land 14K-4.30M at Mouza Mandi Ferozwala District Shaikhupura, agriculture land 88k-4.50M at Mouza Ferozwattan District Sheikhpura, Bungalow 24-A&B and B-3 Hall Road Murree and a house measuring 15K-15M at Chhangla Gali, District Abbottabad.

He has moveable properties including Toyota Land Cruiser Model 2010, LEB-10-1957 Mercedes Model 1973, LHD-280 Mercedes Benz Model 1991 IDH-78 and  Tractor Model 2011 LES-11-7786 and Tractor Model 2015 LES-15-6024.

Nawaz Sharif also has six bank accounts including MCB, New Garden Town Lahore, balance Rs88150, Standard Chartered Bank, Gulberg Islamic Branch Lahore, balance Rs16917, Standard Chartered Bank, Wapada Town Lahore, balance  Rs20431, Standard Chartered Bank Wapada Town Lahore balance EUR 566, Standard Chartered Bank, Wapda Town, Lahore, balance $698, Standard Chartered Bank, Wapda Town, Lahore, balance GBP 498, Allied Bank Limited, New Garden Town Lahore, balance Rs397810 and Bank Alfalah, Y-Block, Defence Branch Lahore, balance Rs88704.

In the application, the NAB prayed to the court to pass an order wherein concerned authorities be directed to sell out the attached properties of Nawaz Sharif as prescribed under section 88 of Cr.P.C. in the interest of justice.