Court’s verdict tomorrow on Sharif’s involvement in Panamagate
According to the cause list issued on Thursday, the five judge bench headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will announce the decision at 11.30am, which was reserved on July 21, in Court Room No.1.
The PM’s family was named within the Papers, that comprised 11.5 million documents, showing how a number of the world’s most powerful folks have secreted away their cash in offshore holdings.
While two judges had recommended disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in their April 20 judgement, three other judges had recommended the formation of a joint investigation team (JIT) to probe the ruling family’s offshore investments.
In its report, the JIT on July 10 found the family of living beyond means, concealment of facts and being beneficial owners of multiple offshore companies and recommended initiation of reference against the PM and members of the ruling family in the National Accountability Bureau.