Fake drugs case: SC summons NAB prosecutor general over harassment of DRAP staff
ISLAMABAD: Leader Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar on Monday summoned the Nationwide Responsibility Bureau’s prosecutor normal within the counterfeit medicine case.
The CJP used to be listening to a criticism lodged by means of the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) with the Best Courtroom’s Human Rights Mobile towards Everest Prescription drugs for production faux medicine.
In step with the criticism, proprietor of the corporate Chaudhry Usman used his connections and affect to harass DRAP personnel.
A 3-member bench listening to the case these days used to be knowledgeable that NAB had withdrawn the attention towards the Medicine Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) and the complaints towards Everest Prescription drugs were closed.
The extra prosecutor normal of the bureau knowledgeable the apex court docket that the attention to the manager government officer of DRAP used to be issued earlier than the court docket’s order.
“The attention used to be issued via a false impression,” the NAB further prosecutor normal knowledgeable the bench, to which the CJP answered that it used to be identical to undermining the authority of the court docket.
The bench then ordered the bureau to finish a probe into the case and post the report back to the court docket. An order to probe into property owned by means of NAB’s officer Amir Marth used to be additionally issued right through the listening to.
“One of these movements might not be tolerated sooner or later. Please tell the NAB chairman of my displeasure and annoyance in this incident,” mentioned the CJP Nisar. He additionally issued directives to the bureau to post the whole report of its complaints agains DRAP to the Best Courtroom.
“Any person who takes any motion towards DRAP with out the Best Courtroom’s permission might not be pardoned,” he mentioned.
He directed the director normal of the Federal Investigation Authority (FIA) to post a document at the harassment of DRAP officials inside of fifteen days and post a criticism towards DRAP Deputy Inspector Normal (DIG) Riffat Mukhtar and others who had been concerned within the harassment case.
CJP Nisar additionally remarked that [corrupt officials] collude towards any person seeking to in truth carry out their tasks and adjourned the listening to until March 13 (day after today).
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