NAB Balochistan arrests education officials for alleged corruption
QUETTA Sept 2 (Online): National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan has arrested senior officials of Directorate of Education and filed a reference against them for alleged involvement in embezzlement of government funds of 400 million rupees.
A statement issued by NAB Balochistan in Quetta said that the bureau has filed reference of misappropriation of 400 million rupees, which were released by the government to Directorate of Education Balochistan for procurement of furniture, scientific equipments, reading and writing and other material for educational institutions.
The NAB investigation found that Director, Additional Director and a contractor misappropriated the government funds at large scale. The arrest of more accused involved in the embezzlement is also expected soon.