Lahore: The Punjab police arrested PML-N MPA Khawaja Imran Nazir on Saturday in a case involving a clash outside the office of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in Lahore on August 12.
SP Model Town Dost Mohammad said the police intercepted Nazir at the Model Town Link Road after receiving confirmation from the Lahore Safe City Authority. CTO Hamid Abid said the PML-N leader’s car had been identified through safe city cameras for in the NAB attack case.
The vehicle has been handed over to the Faisal Town Police Station and the MPA is also in the prison.
Nazir confirmed he was stopped in the case pertaining to the clashes outside the anti-graft watchdog office. “Police found footage of my car during the riots,” he said.
The PML-N leader claimed the arrest was an “act of revenge”, adding that he was “not afraid of such tactics”.