Supreme Court Wednesday scolded National Accountability Bureau (NAB) over its failure in arrest Shaikh Nisar, an accused of Bank of Punjab scam. The court said this shows the interest of NAB in the case.

A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammed Chaudry, hearing the Bank of Punjab fraud case.

Director NAB informed the court today that Shaikh Nisar, an accused of the scam has been still at large.

Justice Khalil-ur-Rehman Ramday in his remarks said that the billions rupees of national exchequer couldn't have gone overseas if the NAB had performed its duty with responsibility. "We are hitting our head with wall," he said. "Everyone has been engaged in loot, now the only way out for us is to take the investigations in our hands."

Former president of Bank of Punjab Hamesh Khan, main accused of billion rupees bank fraud, was produced before the Supreme Court today.

Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry assured him justice and said he has honoured national law by returning back to face the trial.