Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur indicted in Money Laundering case

Asif Zardari, Faryal Talpur indicted in Money Laundering case

Islamabad (Web Desk): An accountability court in Islamabad on Monday indicted former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur in Money Laundering case.


According to details, Accountability Court Judge Azam Khan heard the case.

The accused pleaded not guilty to all charges.

PPP leader's counsel Farooq H. Naik, was not present to a commitment at the Supreme Court (SC).

The court also indicted Anwar Majeed, the head of the Omni Group, his son Abdul Ghani, and another accused in the case, who appeared through a video link. Majeed, too, pleaded not guilty.

Meanwhile, the court also postponed Zardari's indictment in the Park Lane reference until October 5 and issued bailable arrest warrants for three accused in the Thatta Water Supply reference.

The court adjourned the hearing of the mega money laundering case until October 13 and directed three witnesses to appear before it at the next hearing.

Moreover, Zardari challenged the mega money laundering and the Park Lane reference trials in the Islamabad High Court (IHC), pleading not guilty in both the cases.