National Accountability Bureau Khyber Pakhtunkhwa arrests Zahid Mehmood Superintendent Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan in illegal appointments case

Peshawar, July 28, 2016 (PPI-OT):NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today arrested accused Zahid Mehmood, the then Superintendent (BPS – 17), Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan presently posted as Superintendent University of Swabi. He in connivance with others is allegedly involved in corruption and corrupt practices / misuse of authority in connection with illegal appointment/regularization of 652 officials in Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan.

As per detail, the accused Zahid Mehmood performed his duties as Superintendent in Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan from 2009 to 2012. During his tenure he in connivance with others processed summary for illegal appointments and illegal regularization of the services of 652 contract officials by misquoting and misinterpreting the notifications of Provincial Government issued back in the year 2005 in different cadres in AWKU Mardan. The accused will be produced before the Accountability Court for obtaining his physical remand to proceed further as per law.

For more information, contact:
Mujeeb Ur Rehman,
Regional Information Officer,
Press Information Department, Peshawar
Government of Pakistan
Cell: +92-346-9050378
Tel: +92-91-9210167
Fax: +92-91-9210164