Imran calls for early SC ruling in Panama case

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday appealed to the Supreme Court to announce the verdict reserved in the Panama Papers case soon, arguing the “whole nation was waiting for it.”

The Supreme Court reserved verdict in the Panama Papers case last Friday that will decide the fate of the ruling Sharif family including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

The SC is requested to announce the verdict soon so that the nation could move ahead, Khan said, while addressing a press conference at his residence in Bani Gala.

Khan viewed that prevailing stalemate was impacting Pakistan adversely on economic, and law and order fronts.

“Country is at a standstill because of [the] pending decision,” he said.

I can comprehend how challenging Panamagate case was for the judges of the apex court, he said, adding that if Sharif family could offer him Rs10 billion to remain silent on their corruption he could imagine the

... read more at: