ISLAMABAD - Major General Zafar Iqbal, Director General Anti-Narcotics Force, in an informal talk with media, clarified that there is no link of Makhdoom Shahabuddin’s nomination as candidate for Prime Minister with his arrest warrants.

Timeframe of the case is as per its judicial proceedings and the ANF is fulfilling its obligations as per law, the press release.

Moreover, he said that issuance of warrants was linked with an important witness who was to be produced before the CNS Court. He further told that the summon was issued as per law and the last summon was sent on June 6, 2012. However, no response to the summons resulted in issuance of arrest warrants.