New Delhi, Sep 30 : A video went viral on Reddit and on twitter of a Pakistani bureaucrat stealing a wallet of a Kuwaiti , a member of a high -level delegation who came to Islamabad for a meeting to discuss investment plans .
The embarrassing act was caught on CCTV camera at the Finance Ministry.
Grade 20 GoP officer stealing a Kuwaiti official's wallet – the official was part of a visiting delegation which had come to meet the PM pic.twitter.com/axODYL3SaZ
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According to a report by Dawn, the Grade 20 officer stole the wallet of a member of the Kuwaiti delegation which visited the country . Kuwaiti delegation is in the country to discuss investment plans in Pakistan.
The officer identified as Joint Investment and Facilitation Secretary Zarar Haider Khan was seen taking the wallet lying on a table and putting in his pocket.
The incident came to light after the Kuwaiti delegation made an official complain that one of member’s wallet went missing.On the complaint, employees were searched as the meeting was held in the hall at the Economic Affairs Division.
But when CCTV footage was seen to know about the culprit , it embarrassed Pakistan government.
“An internal inquiry was in progress against the bureaucrat and further action would be taken keeping in view its recommendations,” a Dawn report added.