The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday detained the provincial excise secretary and the anti-corruption establishment director on corruption charges.
Informed sources told Dawn that NAB had issued notices to the officers to appear before the bureau to record their statements but they reportedly did not go there. Finally, the sources said, a NAB team visited the Sindh Secretariat and detained them from their respective offices on Thursday afternoon.
According to a spokesperson for NAB, former minorities affairs secretary Badar Jamil Mandhro, who is presently working as excise and taxation secretary, and former minorities affairs director Khadim Hussain Channa, who is currently working as anti-corruption establishment director, were arrested.
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