May 09, 2016.
President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President AKIA, Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday lauded National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for taking action against finance secretary involved in massive corruption.
Business community supports efforts to apprehend corrupt in Balochistan which tops ranking in corruption in Pakistan while it is in the bottom as far as the social sector is concerned, he said.
The culture of corruption has plagued almost every department is the province which is a reason behind deprivation which leads to unrest and militancy, he said.
Mian Zahid Hussain said that war against corruption was initiated by COAS Gen. Raheel in Balochistan when he dismissed top military officers making a history. Now NAB has followed his footsteps which is necessary for the success of economic corridor.
He said that large sum of money recovered from the house of a top bureaucrat has bewildered everyone and that his accomplices should be held before they run out of the country.
Mian Zahid Hussain demanded action against politicians notoriously popular for corrupt practices so that NAB can regain confidence of masses, governance could be increased and culture of province can be changed.
He said that many massive corruption scandals have been unearthed in past but masses were kept in dark about developments while matter were not pushed to the logical conclusion which frustrate masses and emboldens the corrupt to plunder national resources.