RAWALPINDI Authorities released former additional DG Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Ahmed Riaz Sheikh from Adiala Jail here on Wednesday evening. According to the details, the authorities released Ahmed Riaz after the Government of Punjab had issued orders for his release. Besides former additional DG FIA, the authorities also released some 167 other prisoners from the Adiala jail. It is pertinent to mention here that the former additional director general FIA was taken into custody from the courtroom and was sent to Adiala jail as per Supreme Courts order. A six-member bench of the SC headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry, had restored the conviction of Ahmed Riaz Sheikh for five years imprisonment and Rs 20 million fine in a corruption case. The court also had ordered the NAB to seize assets of Riaz Sheikh and submit a report within three days.