Supreme Court constitutes committee to find out the truth and determine veracity in the allegations levelled by Dr. Shahid Masood

Islamabad, January 29, 2018 (PPI-OT):In view of the serious accusations/allegations levelled by Dr. Shahid Masood in his television show “Live with Dr. Shahid Masood” telecast on 24.01.2018 on News One TV Channel and his media talk on 25.01.2018 outside this Court, The Court has constituted the following Inquiry Committee to find out the truth and determine the veracity in the allegations levelled by Dr. Shahid Masood:

1. Mr. Bashir Memon, Director General, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) (Head of the Committee)

2. Mr. Anwar Ali, Joint Director, Intelligence Bureau, Islamabad. (Member)

3. Mr. Asmatullah Junejo. Assistant Inspector General (Operation Division) Islamabad Police. (Member)

The above Committee may associate any senior officer of the State Bank of Pakistan for probe into the alleged bank accounts of the accused, Imran Ali, and associate such other experts or officer/official that it may consider helpful for the purpose of conducting its inquiry and probing the issue raised by Dr. Shahid Masood in his said programme and the statement given by him outside the Court premises.

The Committee, after recording the statement of Dr. Shahid Masood, considering the material he desires to produce in support of his claim during the inquiry and collecting any other relevant material available from other quarters shall submit its report within a period of 30 days. The Committee shall check the veracity of the allegations and give a clear finding whether those allegations are correct or otherwise.

For more information, contact:
Public Relations Officer
Supreme Court of Pakistan
Tel: +92 51 9204184, 9220581
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Email: mail@supremecourt.gov.pk