National Accountability Bureau to brief stakeholders on 3G Spectrum auction
By: Asim Yasin
ISLAMABAD: The Prevention and Awareness regime of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), while taking suo moto notice of 3G PTA scam, has summoned the top officials of the Ministry of Information Technology, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority and all the relevant stakeholders for a briefing on the issue.
The NAB has taken notice of the dreaded scam after an article appeared in daily ‘The News’ filed by Investigative Editor of the paper. It dealt with the issue of auction of 3G Spectrum and as well as the controversial appointment of chairman PTA, the removal of the CEO Universal Service Fund (USF) and his replacement by the son of top most rulers and the appointment of the member law in the Ministry of Information Technology.When contacted, the NAB Spokesman Zafar Iqbal confirmed that all the stakeholders in the issue of auction of 3G Spectrum had been summoned for Friday.