LAHORE: A local court on Monday acquitted all four men suspected of being involved in a fake passport scandal case.
Malik Abid Chaudhry, the central character of the scandal, also appeared before the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and recorded his statement.
A case was registered against British tabloid’s reporter Ali Asad for altering his data to get a passport. According to officials, Interpol will be approached to ensure Asad’s arrest.
Four workers of NADRA and passport office were brought before a judicial magistrate.
An FIA’s investigation officer told the court that no evidence could be found against the accused.
On this, the court ordered their release. SAMAA