Islamabad- An Accountability Court has adjourned the indictment of former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf today, in the Rental Power Projects case.
The AC judge Muhammad Bashir has re-summoned all the accused on the next hearing. Ashraf , who is also central leader of the Pakistan People Party (PPP), had been under investigation for his role in granting rental power projects as a water and power minister in the cabinet of ex-PM Yousuf Raza Gilani.
In March 2012, the Supreme Court of Pakistan declared all such projects unlawful and ordered investigations against the officials, including Ashraf . Former secretary and additional secretary, Water and Power Ministry, former Chairman, MD and DG of Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) are also accused in the case.