After a preliminary listening to of the bail plea, the court docket directed the Anti-Corruption Institution (ACE) to submit the whole document of the case on subsequent listening to on August 6.
The incarcerated former commissioner filed the bail plea by means of his lawyer, stating that he had by no means been concerned in corrupt practices. The case was aimed to persecute him, he added.
He alleged that he was being subjected to vengeful motion for not obeying political bigwigs and termed a fact-finding committee fashioned to look into the rip-off unlawful.
The previous bureaucrat pleaded with the court docket to order his launch him on bail.
A group of Punjab’s Anti-Corruption Institution had final month arrested the ex-Rawalpindi commissioner and chairman land acquisition Waseem Tabish over their alleged position within the Ring Street rip-off.
ACE Director Common Gohar Nafees whereas confirming the arrests throughout a presser and mentioned that Waseem Tabish bought properties after the rip-off whereas an audit of the property of Captain (retd) Muhammad Mahmood was at present being investigated.
The anti-corruption official mentioned that they examined 21,000 paperwork to conclude their investigations and it emerged that the entire price of the undertaking was raised to Rs60 billion after a change within the alignment of the Ring Street undertaking.