Lahore: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Punjab today initiated an inquiry against the province Education Minister Rana Mashood.

DG NAB Punjab Syed Burhanuddin said that there were several allegations of corruption against the minister including the video scandal and youth festival cases.

In August 2014, a video of Mashood surfaced in which he was allegedly involved in corrupt activities. He has also been accused of financial irregularities in the Punjab Youth Festival.

NAB has started collecting evidence into the video scandal and decided to launch a formal inquiry after proof pertaining to the case was found.