Saturday, November 21, 2009

NRO beneficiaries’ list to media

ISLAMABAD : State Minister for Law and Justice Afzal Sindhu on Saturday issued the list of beneficiaries of National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), Aaj News Reported.

Addressing a press conference here, he said a total of 8041 were benefited from NRO, adding that 7793 were benefited from Sindh only.

Sindhu said that President Asif Ali Zardari and MQM Chief Altaf Hussain are also among the beneficiaries from Sindh. The number of cases against Altaf Hussain was 72.

Brigadier Imtiaz, Salman Farooqi, Farooq Sattar, Shoaib Bukhari, Dr Ishratul Ibad, Babar Ghori, Saleem Shehzad, Rehman Malik, Kanwar Khalid Younus, Usman Farooqi, Hussain Haqqani and Aftab Sherpao are also beneficiaries of NRO.

Wife of Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani is not among the beneficiaries.

Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani was acquited honourably by the court.