Kazmi jailed on judicial remand
Hajj corruption case
ISLAMABAD: Former minister for religious affairs Hamid Saeed Kazmi has been sent to jail on 14 days judicial remand in Hajj corruption case.
FIA in its investigation report presented before the court has said Hamid Saeed Kazmi has considerably increased his assets during the period he remained minister.
As per media reports Hamid Saeed Kazmi was produced in the court of senior civil judge Islamabad Muhammad Aslam Gondal on Wednesday.
FIA said in its report on the occasion that more 14 plots measuring 86 marla owned by Hamid Saeed Kazmi had been traced. These plots were purchased at the cost of Rs4 mil- lion in 2008.
FIA had told in its report that assets of Hamid Saeed Kazmi had been remarkably increased and former minister for religious affairs had hand behind the appointment of Ahmad Faiz.
Hamid Saeed Kazmi is also declared to have been found involved in the embezzlement of Rs200 million.
FIA also told that evidence of involvement of Hamid Saeed Kazmi in another case of Rs200 million-corruption has been found.
The hearing has been adjourned till April 18. -Online