Pakistan halts PM probe after investigator's death
AFPISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's anti-corruption watchdog Monday said it had suspended a probe into a graft scandal involving the prime minister pending an inquiry into the death of an officer investigating the case.
January 23, 2013, 12:01 am TWN
Kamran Faisal was found dead on Friday in the government hostel where he lived in Islamabad with colleagues from anti-corruption watchdog the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
“The proceedings in RPPs (Rental Power Plants) case would remain pending till the conclusion of the inquiry in Kamran case,” said a statement by the watchdog attributed to its chairman Fasih Bokhari.