Reference against Zardari adjourned without proceeding

ISLAMABAD:An Accountability Court (AC) on Monday adjourned Thatha Water Supply reference against former president Asif Ali Zardari and others till March 8.

The court adjourned hearing without further proceeding due to lawyers’ strike.

AC-II Judge Muhammad Azam Khan heard the reference filed by National Accountability Bureau (NAB) connected with fake accounts scam. The court also granted one-day exemption from hearing to Zardari on his lawyer’s request.

NAB prosecutor Sohail Arif and witness Zulifqar Ali Gopang attended the proceeding.