LAHORE: FIA through court recovered Rs13.4 million from an accused on Monday. The spokesman said that amount was deposited in the national exchequer. He said that an FIR was registered against accused Director of Ghani Gases, Hafiz Farooq last month on the charges of gas theft. After investigation his challan was submitted in the court and on Monday Court accepted his bail after he paid total liability of Rs13.4 million bill of SNGPL. Special Judge Central accepted his bail in raid case Fir No-41/14. FIA recovered such huge amount and deposited in the national exchequer, spokesman concluded.–Staff Reporter

Published in The Nation newspaper on 08-Apr-2014