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Suspicious Transaction Reference: Zardari Appears Before Nab Court, Seeks Acquittal

Former President Asif Ali Zardari appeared before an Accountability Court in Islamabad in the eight billion rupees Suspected Transaction Reference.

Zardari's Counsel Farooq H. Naik filed petition in before Judge Asghar Ali seeking acquittal of the Former President in the case.

Naik argued that after the promulgation of NAB Ordinance, his client cannot be indicted in the reference.

The court reserved its judgment on the maintainability of the acquittal plea.