Islamabad, June 5, 2018: Since General Elections 2018 are around and preparations are underway at Election Commission of Pakistan in collaborations with other departments like NAB. In this regard, one of the most vital aspects is scrutiny of nomination papers of candidates contesting for general elections 2018 for which a comprehensive methodology has been by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) for keeping liaison with NAB so that information about the contesting candidates is shared well in time.
Honorable Justice Mr. Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB has directed NAB to immediately established Scrutiny Facilitation Cells (SFC) at NAB Headquarters and all Regional Bureaus of NAB and extend full cooperation and assistance to Election Commission of Pakistan for scrutiny of the contesting candidates within stipulated/shortest possible time round the clock as per law.
On the directions of Honorable Justice Mr. Javed Iqbal, Chairman NAB, NAB has established Scrutiny Facilitation Cells (SFC) at NAB Headquarters and all Regional Bureaus of NAB. The chairman NAB has deputed Mr. Shakeel Anjum Nagra, Additional Director (Coordination) Operations Division as focal person at NAB Headquarters under the supervision of Mr. Zahir Shah DG Operations at NAB Headquarters for timely sharing of data to Election Commission of Pakistan around the clock without any break till the task is completed as per schedule of Election Commission of Pakistan. He has further directed that this is our official and national duty to assist and facilitate Election Commission of Pakistan for scrutiny of the contesting candidates with best of our abilities within stipulated/shortest possible time as per law and no leniency will be tolerated in this regard.