NAB recovers Rs. 71 billion in last ten years: Senate told

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ISLAMABAD, Apr 22 (APP): The Senate was apprised on Friday that National Accountability Bureau has recovered Rs. 71.220 billion during the last ten years.

Ministry of Law & Justice in a written reply to a question of Senator Talha Mahmood says that amount recovered on account of corruption and corrupt practices is Rs 25.815 billion, amount recovered on account of bank default is Rs. 6.887 billion and court fine imposed in NAB cases is Rs.23.003 billion.

All the recovered amount is surrendered to the Federal Consolidated Fund. Certain approved percentage of recovery is provided to NAB under the Para (4) of Recovery and Reward (Fund) Rules and the major portion is utilized for budgetary support requirements.