ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led government has decided to place 172 people on the Exit Control List (ECL) including former president Asif Ali Zardari.
Reportedly, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhary addressed a press conference after the meeting of federal cabinet today.
He said that the joint investigation team (JIT), investigating the alleged money laundering cases under the instructions of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, has revealed that government resources were used to launder money abroad.
He vowed to ensure transparency in the accountability process regarding national assets.
“We hope that Mr Zardari will consider this JIT seriously,” he said.
Regarding former MQM leader Ali Raza Abidi’s murder, he said that the federal meeting examined certain aspects of the current law and order situation in Karachi, where an attempt has been made to disrupt peace and security of the urban city.