The Office of the Attorney General referred the Mayor of the Municipality of Khums Bashir Mohammed, to Bab Bin Ghashir Court, accusing him of squandering public funds and exploiting his position for the benefit of unnamed others.

Meanwhile, the head of the Investigations Department of the Office of the Attorney General, Al-Sadiq Al-Sour, ordered the arrest of the Deputy Director of the National Commercial Bank, Gharyan Branch, on charges of causing serious mishandling of public funds.

Over the past few days, the Office of the Attorney General issued arrest warrants for dozens of employees and officials on charges of corruption and the wasting of public funds.