Karachi Port Trust (KPT) corruption reference against accused MQM leaders Babar Ghauri, Javed Hanif and others to be heard by the Accountability Court today.
Former federal minister Babar Ghauri and eight other accused have been nominated in a corruption reference filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
Member of the Sindh Assembly Javed Hanif, Rauf Akhtar Farooqui and other accused were present in the anti-corruption court during the hearing of the reference.
The NAB prosecutor informed the accountability court that the bureau has initiated proceedings to declare Babar Ghauri and two other accused as proclaimed offenders. .
The NAB counsel informed the court that advertisements have been published in newspapers against the absconders and information being collected about the properties of the accused.
After the NAB lawyer’s statement, the judge of the accountability court adjourned the hearing till January 07.