Former Chief Justice Arsalan Iftikhar Appoint Vice President Baluchistan Investment Board 2014
Arsalan Iftikhar, the son of Iftikhar Chaudhary, Former Chief Justice of pakistan has been appointed Vice President Investment Board Baluchistan. His appointment is made after the political consultation among parties in the provincial government. Political parties had serious reservations about this appointment. Baluchistan Investment Board is established to convince and persuade investors to invest in Baluchistan.
Dr Arsalan Iftikhar, son of former Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry, has been appointed vice chairman of the Balochistan Board of Investment.
The investment board was formed in 2010 with an aim to lure foreign investors and engage them in Balochistan.
Balochistan has an abundance of natural resources but remains untouched since foreign investors are not provided any proper mechanism to initiate any mega project.
In 2012, a financial impropriety case was filed against Dr Iftikhar following media reports that he had received between Rs300 and Rs400 million from Malik Riaz, chief of Bahria Town, to influence judicial proceedings.