ISLAMABAD: Accountability Court (AC) has adjourned till January 18 hearing of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) assets reference against Ishaq Dar.

NAB special prosecutor Imran Shafiq on Tuesday filed in AC attested copies of stay order issued by Islamabad High Court (IHC) against non bailable arrest warrants of Ishaq Dar and court’s orders on  declaring him  absconder.

The learned Judge Muhammad Bashir after seeing copy of IHC stay orders adjourned the hearing of the case till January, 18.

Ishaq Dar through his counsel had challenged in IHC  the AC orders on declaring him proclaimed offender and issuance of his non bailable arrest warrants.

On December 21, 2017 AC Islamabad had sought detailed orders issued by IHC for staying hearing of assets reference against former finance minister Ishaq Dar.