Some­one else should be made PM till Panama Leaks in­ves­ti­ga­tion com­pletes: Khan


IS­LAM­ABAD—Pak­istan Tehreek-e-In­saf chair­man Im­ran Khan has stated that the rev­e­la­tions made in the Panama Leaks are of global scope, fur­ther sug­gest­ing that Prime Min­is­ter Nawaz Sharif should re­sign un­til in­ves­ti­ga­tion of the mat­ter is com­plete.

Ad­dress­ing a press con­fer­ence, Khan said that the Panama Leaks did not tar­get any spe­cific in­di­vid­ual. Khan said that the Premier also pre­sented wrong facts be­fore the Elec­tion Com­mis­sion.

Mean­while, Khy­ber Pakhtunkhwa for­mer Gov­er­nor Iftikhar Hus­sain Shah an­nounced to join PTI dur­ing the press con­fer­ence.

Im­ran Khan fur­ther said that this is a won­der­ful op­por­tu­nity for the coun­try to do ac­count­abil­ity against those in­volved in wrong­do­ings. He said that the mat­ter would not have pro­longed if PM Nawaz would have given an­swers to four ques­tions.

He also mocked Jamiat Ulema-e-In­saf-F leader Maulana Fa­zlur Rehman by stat­ing that he trav­els with Nawaz Sharif in his pub­lic gath­er­ings and also makes an­nounce­ments regarding in­au­gu­ra­tion of new air­ports with him as well.

He said that the op­po­si­tion’s com­mit­tee is for­mu­lat­ing the Terms of Ref­er­ences of the com­mis­sion that probes into the Panama Leaks is­sue, adding that the com­mis­sion will be led by Chief Jus­tice of the Supreme Court.

He also said that the Bar As­so­ci­a­tion and lawyers say should also be con­sid­ered regarding the is­sue and that their ToRs should also be in­cluded along with the other ones.

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