PM’s aide challenges Shahbaz to file lawsuit in London court
ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Accountability Shahzad Akbar on Monday challenged former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif to file a lawsuit against him in a London court after publication of a story by the Daily Mail exposing alleged corruption and money laundering of the Sharif family.
Speaking at a press conference here, he said the British newspaper, in its investigative report, revealed about the fake telegraphic transfers and money laundering from multiple accounts by Shahbaz and members of his family.
He said since the Panama Papers case, the Sharif family had not given specific answers to the allegations levelled against them.
Shahzad said the picture showed by Marriyum Aurangzeb in her press conference featuring British journalist David Rose was taken at the time of last elections. He said according to the Financial Monitoring Unit of State Bank of Pakistan, the Sharif family