Brig. (retd.) Imtiaz Ahmed released from Adiala Jail

Former head of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) Brig. (retd.) Imtiaz Ahmed was released from Adiala Jail on Saturday.

Superintendent Adiyala Jail Saeed Ullah Gondal has confirmed the bail of Brig (retd) Imtiaz Ahmed.

On Thursday, a division bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) comprising Justice Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry and Justice Rauf Ahmad Sheikh granted interim bail to Brig. (retd.) Imtiaz Ahmed and directed his release on bail bonds of Rs. 20 million.

In July 2001, Brig Imtiaz was awarded eight years of imprisonment by an accountability court in an illegal assets reference.