KARACHI: A court in Karachi granted physical remand of Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikhs and nine others to FIA, ARY News reported on Thursday.
Federal Investigation Agency produced Shoaib Shaikh and his five colleagues including Waqas Ateeq and Zeeshan Anwar before the court this morning.
The court had earlier granted seven days’ physical remand of Shoaib Shaikh and others for investigation in fake degrees scandal under the laws related to cheating and cyber crime. The investigation sources claimed progress in the probe and asked the court to grant further remand of the accused for questioning.
The court after hearing arguments granted remand of the accused till 8 June to FIA.
The court on an application of Shoaib Shaikh directed the FIA to arrange his medical checkup in a private hospital.
A panel of lawyers including Shaukat Hayat and Naeem Qureshi provided legal assistance to Axact officials in the case.