NAB retrieves Rs178b from corruption in the last two years
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has performed exceedingly well over the last two year.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has performed exceedingly well over the last two years. In a statement, the Chairman of NAB, Justice (R) Javed Iqbal said, the performance of the Bureau has improved in all departments.
According to the data revealed by the NAB, the Bureau has recovered an amount worth Rs178 billion from corruption in the said time frame.
NAB statistics in 2019
|Complaints received in 2019||51,591|
|Complaints disposed of in 2019||46,123|
|Total number of verified complaints||1,464 cases|
|Total number of disposed complaints||1,362 cases|
|Ongoing Cases||770 cases|
Complaint inquires comparison
|Authorized conducting inquiries||574 complaints||221 complaints|
|Investigation completed||658 complaints||217 complaints|
|Ongoing investigation||859 complaints||335 complaints|
|Corruption references in 2019||206|
|Disposed of references||161|
|References in various accountability courts over the last two years||600|
|Mega corruption references||170|
|Filed corruption references||101|
|Disposed of references||46|
|Mega corruption inquires near to logical conclusion||13|
|Mega corruption investigation near to logical conclusion||19|
The Chairman added that the priority is to end mega corruption cases and punish people involved. Currently, 1,275 corruption references having an acquired value of Rs943 billion are at different stages of hearings in various courts.
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