However, Advocate Naek
argued that the international conference was scheduled to be held on Sept 6 and Mr Ashraf needed to be there well before this date.
said that the Supreme Court had given NAB two months for investigations and the two-month respite had long ended.
However, NAB said early on Wednesday that former president Zardari had requested through his lawyer Farooq H Naek
to be excused from appearing before the bureau.
added that Zardari had went to the court against the directors over the decision to mortgage the property.
According to Naek
, no questionnaire had been handed to Asif Ali Zardari.
SHC CJ asked Naek
if he had raised this point in the apex court.
raised the objection on behalf of his client on the decision to transfer the case, the copy of which was provided to the NAB prosecutor.
Farooq H Naek
is likely to submit replies on behalf of Zardari and Talpur today (Saturday).
said the demarcation of 2760 acres land was carried out in the presence of the Capital Development Authority (CDA), following which Deputy Commissioner Revenue declared the demarcation null and void on request of the civic body.
Recently, Baku hosted the 74th council meeting of technical managers of nuclear power plants and other separate divisions of NAEK
also said Zardari's presence was necessary in the court to close the cases, as all of his co-accused have been acquitted or died.
said, "Pakistan fully believes in non-interference in internal affairs of Afghanistan and wants to build on the existing cultural, political and economic ties between the two countries".