The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Rawalpindi has detained the Islamabad Law College (ILC) principal Attiqur Rehman under corruption charges. He has been accused of corrupt practices and cheating public at large by defrauding millions of rupees from students on account of admission and tuition fee falsely claiming its association with Islamia University, Bahawalpur.
Islamabad Law College registered 209 students for the session of 2015-2016, having no NOC from HEC and valid affiliation from any degree awarding university, according to NAB.
The principal collected millions of rupees on account of admission and tuition fee, falsely claiming its affiliation with Islamia University, Bahawalpur and then, he closed the college campus and fled.
The suspect will be produced before Accountability Court for in search of the physical remand, on Wednesday.
NAB believes in accountability across the board, focusing on cases rather faces of the people, said Rawalpindi NAB Director General Irfan Naeem Mangi. The NAB is committed to eliminating corruption under the directions of National Accountability Bureau Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal, he added.
The people should ensure the affiliation of educational institutions from HEC before taking admissions.