Published On: Sat, Apr 9th, 2016

PTI Imran Khan Threatens To Street Protest If PM’s Offshore Holdings Were Not Investigated On Merit


Chairperson of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), Mr. Imran Khan has been showing angry behavior after release of documents by an offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca regarding Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif’s offshore holdings.


An offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca an unprecedented leak of 11.5 million files hence PTI chairperson has threatened to street protest if offshore holdings of the current Prime Minister of Pakistan were not investigated on merit.


The Panama Papers leaks have brought to together lawmakers who have been talking out the revelations during conferences even at specially National Assembly session, debating was being done in Islamabad on Thursday.

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf leader demanded the judicial commission that Panama leaks should be investigate by chief justice of the Supreme Court as well on merit because it supposed to be treachery to nation.

Mossack Fonseca law firm’s leaks revealed that PM Nawaz Sharif’s children as Mariam Safdar, Hussain and Hasan Sharif, owned about four overseas companies in British Virgin Islands (BVI).

Nevertheless, Forensic experts should also be made part of the commission and PM Nawaz Sharif must present himself earlier than the commission for accountability as well the issue should investigate on merit because the leaks have raised so many questions among the people of Pakistan.

Syed Khursheed Shah, Opposition in the National Assembly’s leader has asked the authorities to perform honest and responsible behavior to resolve the matter.

Khursheed Shah added saying a PM of nation is responsible for all affairs of the country hence no one believes in judicial commission of Pakistan therefore Forensic experts should be part of the offshore holdings of Nawaz Sharif revealed by Panama Papers.

Nevertheless, the establishment of high-level judicial commission has been announced by the Nawaz Sharif which will surely have transparency of its probe.