ISLAMABAD - Special Judge Customs Court issued non-bailable arrest warrant for the National Testing Service (NTS) Director Dr Haroon Rashid in the money laundering and tax evasion case on Saturday.

Special Judge Customs Court Muhammad Shiraz Kiyani conducted the hearing of the money laundering and tax evasion case against NTS in Rawalpindi as other officials of NTS Dr Junaid, Dr Izhar Hussain, Dr Sohail appeared before the court.

During the hearing, Directorate Intelligence and Investigation Inland Revenue, a subdivision of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), submitted an application in the court that during an investigation it was found that the suspects had concealed 15 bank accounts and the total amount of money laundered increased from Rs2 billion to Rs3.604 billion. It was requested that the court might allow these accounts and the NTS building to be sealed.