ISLAMABAD: The Panama Papers issue continued to echo in the Parliament on Friday as the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government revealed that notices had been sent to 294 Pakistanis named in the leaks.
A total of 444 Pakistani nationals were named in the Panama Papers leak.
Finance Minister Asad also outlined measures taken against Pakistanis listed in the leaks. Umar explained that a total of 444 were named in the documents; out of which, the authorities had sent notices to 294 Pakistanis.
The authorities could not trace at least 150 while four had given up their Pakistani nationalities.
According to the finance minister’s written reply, 15 cases collectively worth Rs10.9 billion were in the final stage