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ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Wednesday resumed the hearing of a reference filed against former finance minister Ishaq Dar for allegedly accumulating assets beyond his known sources of income. 

Judge Muhammad Bashir, who presided over the trial proceedings in Islamabad, recorded statements of two witnesses after which they were crossed examined by a lawyer representing co-accused in the case.

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The judge directed the prosecution to produce five more witnesses on next hearing to record their testimonies.

The hearing of the case was put off till July 4.

On Feb 26 this year, the anti-graft watchdog filed a supplementary reference against Ishaq Dar in the assets case with regard to alleged accumulation of assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.

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