Former premier of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday said no charge has proven against him in six months.
He was talking to media in the federal capital Islamabad.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif will soon return to Pakistan.
He said the government will be humiliated by the letter that it has written to the British government for PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif’s return.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi claimed that no charge has been proven against him in six months.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal should examine the Islamabad High Court (IHC) verdict, he said while adding that the anti-graft body has crippled the country and destroyed its economy.
On the other hand, the NAB prosecutor has assured the accountability court to file a supplementary reference in the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) case in the next hearing.
The NAB investigation officer submitted report regarding former PSO MD Shahid M Islam who had been declared fugitive and told that he is not present at any of his addresses.
Earlier The Islamabad High Court approved the bail of PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the LNG terminal case.
IHC Justice Minallah heard the LNG terminal case, against the former prime minister and PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.
During the hearing, the judge stated that in the case Punjab Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) rules do not apply as public funds weren’t used.
“If in the matter public funds weren’t used then what is your case built upon?” said the judge.
To which the Additional Prosecutor NAB said that Abbasi abused his authority in the LNG terminal project, adding that the ministry handled the entire process, even excluding OGRA.
The court subsequently granted bail to Abbasi against bonds worth Rs10 million.
Last year, the Nab had arrested Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in an alleged case of corruption while awarding a multi-billion rupee import contract for LNG in 2013, when he was the minister for petroleum and natural resources.