Govt writes let­ter to Swiss Au­thor­i­ties

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IS­LAM­ABAD Gov­ern­ment has writ­ten let­ter to Swiss Au­thor­i­ties for re­open­ing graft cases against the Pres­i­dent Asif Ali Zar­dari in the light of Supreme Court (SC) di­rec­tives in NRO ver­dict im­ple­men­ta­tion case. Apex court had is­sued con­tempt of court notice to Prime Min­is­ter Raja Pervez Ashraf in NRO ver­dict im­ple­men­ta­tion case di­rect­ing him to write a let­ter to Swiss au­thor­i­ties for re­open­ing graft cases.

The SC ex­pressed sat­is­fac­tion over the draft let­ter and di­rected that let­ter be sent to Swiss Au­thor­i­ties through for­eign of­fice and re­ceipt in to­ken of hav­ing sent the let­ter to the re­spec­tive quar­ters be pre­sented to court. Of­fi­cial sources told On­line gov­ern­ment had writ­ten the let­ter to Swiss Au­thor­i­ties in pur­suance of di­rec­tives of SC .

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