ISLAMABAD: An accountability court on Thursday extended the judicial remand of former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur till September 19 in a corruption case pertaining to the Thatha Water Supply scheme connected with the fake accounts scam.
Accused Zardari and Talpur were brought from the Adiala Jail before the court amid strict security.
Zardari’s daughter Aseefa Bhutto, Senate Deputy Chairman Saleem Mandviwala, PPP leader Saeed Ghani, Nafeesa Shah and others also attended the hearing.
To a question regarding an application filed for provision of an air conditioner in jail when the prison laws do not allow such a facility, Zardari said, “Previously, I was provided with an AC in jail for four years. Tell me, under which law was that provided.”
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