Pakistan, Sept. 17 -- National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Javed Iqbal visited the NAB Lahore office on Wednesday.

Justice Javed Iqbal (retd) has directed the NAB Lahore to start legal proceedings for early arrest of absconders and proclaimed offenders nominated in the cases.

The chairman issued the directives during his visit to the NAB Lahore office Wednesday. He was briefed by DG NAB Lahore and Combined Investigation Teams (CITs) over the NAB Lahore performance particularly on the updates in all mega corruption scandals.

The cases included inquiry against Excise & Taxation Department officers and officials for issuance of illegal liquor licence to a private hotel, updates in money-laundering reference against former chief min...