Senators call for accountability of all institutions

ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers in the Senate Wednesday called for a new law for across-the-board accountability of all the institutions including judiciary and military.

The temperature is expected to rise Thursday afternoon, when the House will initiate debate on the Joint Investigation Report (JIT). Law Minister Zahid Hamid opposed the opposition’s motion and said that the matter was sub-judice while Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani noted JIT report wason the SC website already while media talks were being held outside the apex court daily thereon. 

Rabbani rejected a request by law minister to drop the motion, seeking a debate on Joint Investigation Team’s (JIT) report about Sharif family’s offshore assets. “If the leaders of the case and the lawyers can speak on the topic and the television talk shows are held on JIT report. And above all the apex court has placed the JIT report on its weso there is no point in not

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