Three officials convicted

SARGODHA: A Special Judge of Anti Corruption Court (ACC),Mohammad Azam Saroya on Wednesday awarded a total of 35 years imprisonment to three government employees for embezzlement and corruption.

According to procecution, Fazal ur Rehman Jr clerk/accountant, Ahmad Khan Naib Qasid of DOH office (Mianwali) and Safdar Iqbal an employee of Rescue 1122 Mianwali embezzled millions of rupees from staff salaries,prepared bogus appointment orders,misused petrol funds.

As the charges of corruption were proved the court awarded 20 years jail and Rs 3.8 million fine to culprit Fazal ur Rehman,12 year jail and Rs 600,000 fine to culprit Ahmad Khan and Rs 6,00,000 fine and 3 year jail to culprit Safdar Iqbal.