MULTAN - Former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, assured Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to return the necklace of Turkish First Lady, on Friday (today).

While recording statement to FIA, he assured that Faisal Kareem Kundi will submit the necklace soon. On June 21, FIA served a legal notice to former Prime Minister of Pakistan Yousaf Raza Gilani on the issue of Turkish First Lady necklace.

According to the sources, the FIA has given 48 hours ultimatum ex-Premier to return that necklace, otherwise, legal action will be taken against him.

FIA has said that if Yousaf Raza Gilani doesn’t return the necklace within 48 hours, the agency will take legal action under Section 403. Section 403 of Pakistan Penal Code-PPC suggest that “whoever dishonestly misappropriates or converts to his own use any ‘movable property, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with fine, or with both”.

Earlier,the then Prime Minister of Turkey wife had donated her necklace for the victims of floods 2010 in Pakistan, which was purchased by NADRA in Rs 1.5 million. About four weeks ago, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan had raised the issue that necklace of Turkey’s First Lady was lost, therefore, he asked for the inquiry.