Investigations against Shahid and Akhtar Petroleums made by AJK Accountability Bureau Team


MUZAFFARABAD, (Parliament Times) : On the special direction of Chairman Accountability Bureau Sardar Naeem Ahmed Shiraz, the Accountability Bureau Investigation Team took action against bank employees and owners of Shahid Petroleum and Akhtar Petroleum Bagh involved in a bank scandal worth more than Rs 2.5 crore in Habib Bank Bagh and three accused from Bagh, Syed Noman Gardezi Branch Cashier, Rashid Mahmood Teller Bank employee and Shahid Petroleum, Petrol Pump Bagh Manager Muhammad Mushtaq son of Muhammad Yusuf have been arrested and transferred to Muzaffarabad Theory Safe House.

According to sources, several other people involved in this big scandal are also likely to be arrested in the coming days.

It has been reported that the staff of District Headquarters Habib Bank Bagh with the connivance of Akhtar Petroleum and Shahid Petroleum Bagh staff, there is a possibility of further revelations from the interrogated accused while transferring crores of rupees from the bank accounts of the common people to the said petrol pumps through fraud and forgery. The action taken by the Accountability Bureau against the corrupt elements has been appreciated by people of different schools of thought and hoped that more effective measures would be taken to eradicate corruption.