Authorities in Karachi have arrested PIA’s former managing director Ejaz Haroon together with Hanif Pathan, the previous director of human assets for the airline, for alleged misuse of authority, sources knowledgeable Geo News.
According to sources, the 2 have been arrested by a federal investigative establishment for misuse of authority, alleged involvement in monetary irregularities and recruiting personnel illegally within the PIA.
The sources additional stated that the arrests have been made after an in depth investigation.
In 2018, it was reported that the FIA had launched an inquiry towards Haroon, for allegedly committing large corruption, being concerned in cash laundering, and accumulating property past identified sources of revenue overseas.
Ejaz Haroon had stepped down from the put up of MD of PIA in 2011 after the nationwide provider’s staff had protested towards his appointment.