PESHAWAR, 16 November: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has arrested three senior officers of the Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) on corruption charges.

The NAB spokesman Saadullah said the PDA Deputy Director Abdul Basit, Housing Officer Jaffar Ali and General Manager Tariq Mehmood are facing allegations of causing Rs500 million to the national exchequer. The spokesman said these officers conducted illegal agreements of commercial areas and shops in Hayatabad area of Peshawar.

The accused officers will be presented in the court today (Wednesday).