NAB nominates former provincial minister Rana Mashhood in Youth Festival Corruption Reference.
NAB has nominated former PML-N Sports Minister Rana Mashhood during the probe into the Youth Festival corruption reference.
In this regard, NAB Lahore has submitted a reference report to the accountability court, according to which Rana Mashhood is under investigation and the former minister is not cooperating.
The report said that in 2013, Rana Mashhood was given the responsibility of organizing the Youth Festival, Rana Mashhood illegally issued payment orders.
The NAB report said that Rana Mashhood’s actions caused a loss of Rs. 31.5 million to the national exchequer.
It should be noted that reference has been filed against 7 accused including former DG Sports Board Usman Anwar.