SC reserves verdict on Panama Papers implementation case


ISLAMABAD – Supreme Court (SC) on Friday has reserved verdict on Panama Papers implementation case, probing money laundering charges against Sharif family after hearing arguments of all the parties.

A three-member SC bench comprising Justice Ejaz Afzal, Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed and Justice Ijazul Ahsan resumed the hearing of Panamagate during which Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s children lawyer Salman Akram Raja completed his arguments whereas Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar’s counsel and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) representative Naeem Bokhari also put forward their stances.

During the proceeding, Justice Azmat Saeed said we will mull over the disqualification of PM Nawaz Sharif, adding that the court has clearly analyzed everything and that we want transparency in every issue.

The court remarked that Ishaq Dar failed to satisfy court over his assets however, an investigation against him can be launched.




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