ISLAMABAD:National Accountability Bureau (NAB) since its inception authorized 12, 935 complaint verifications, 8220 inquiries, 4021 investigations and filed 3296 corruption references in respective accountability courts.
Today, 1230 corruption references are under trial in respective accountability courts and NAB’s overall conviction ratio is about 77 percent which is great achievement of NAB besides recovering
Rs 296.850 billion of ill-gotten money from corrupt and all amount deposited in the national exchequer, says a press release issued here.
National Accountability Bureau was established in 1999 to eradicate corruption and to recover looted money from corrupt and deposit it in national exchequer.
NAB has its Headquarters in Islamabad and eight regional bureaus located at Rawalpindi, Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, KPK, Multan, Sukkur and Gilgit Baltistan.
NAB since its inception has received about 3, 78541 complaints from individuals and private/public organizations.
Today, Pakistan is considered as role model for SAARC countries in eradicating corruption due to NAB’s efforts.
Pakistan is the first Chairman of SAARC Anti Corruption Forum which is great achievement for Pakistan due to NAB.
This is just because of the proactive Anti-Corruption Strategy adopted by NAB under the dynamic leadership of Justice Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB.
After assuming the responsibilities of Chairman NAB, Javed Iqbal on very first day during address to NAB Officers gave his vision and policy which was “Accountability of All”. Today, NAB has been rejuvenated in order to eradicate corruption from Pakistan.
Justice Javed Iqbal is not only reviewing performance of NAB on regular basis, he has also monitoring the performance of all regional bureaus in order to complete all complaint verifications, inquiries and investigations within the stipulated time period of ten months.
Moreover, NAB has proved that NAB’s actions against all stakeholders are across the board as NAB does not believe in victimization.
The prestige and repute of NAB has increased manifold due to its indiscriminate and visible action against the mighty as NAB sees case not face.
Chairman NAB Justice Javed Iqbal has spent more than 35 years of his life in providing justice to people.
He believes in self respect of humanity and does not believe in breaching self esteem of any person.
NAB’s actions under the leadership of Justice Javed have been lauded by national and international organizations, civil society and people at large.
Today, the whole nation is with NAB for corruption free Pakistan. NAB has clear policy to concentrate on case and not on face as all are equal before the law.
NAB would continue its efforts for indiscriminate accountability to all as today Justice Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB has rejuvenated NAB and corrupt are being arrested and NAB is bringing them to justice as per law.