Jahangir Tareen, son get interim bail in sugar scandal case


LAHORE: A banking court on Saturday granted interim bail to CEO JWD sugar mills, Jahangir Tareen, and his son Ali Tareen in sugar scam and money laundering charges, reported Khyber News. 

Additional Session Judge Hamid Hussain while acting on the plea, granted interim bails to Jahangir Tareen and his son until April 10 against surety bonds of Rs0.5million each. The court has served notice to the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and sought its reply in the case.

Talking to newsmen outside the court, Jahangir Tareen rejected the allegations of the FIA and added they have a full money trail.

On Wednesday, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had filed two FIRs against Jahangir Tareen and two other family members in the sugar scandal and money laundering charges. FIA Lahore registered cases against CEO of JWD Sugar Mills, Jahangir Tareen, his son Ali Tareen and his son-in-law in the sugar scam.


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