Sharif family asks SC to nullify JIT’s report

  • Ruling family has submitted its objections over the report to SC
  • Ishaq Dar also filed reply in the case
Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – Sharif family on Monday submitted its objections over the final report of the Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to the Supreme Court.

The application regarding the reservation was filed by the ruling family’s counsel Khawaja Haris who took the stance that JIT has exceeded its given mandate.

The court has been asked to declare the report null and void by accepting their plea in the case.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, who is one of the respondents in the case, has also filed his response showing reservations over the JIT report.

On the other hand, first hearing of the Panama case after submission of the final report by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) is underway.

JIT Report

The JIT submitted its final report to the apex court on July 10 after a 60-day long deep investigation highlighting that the assets owned by the prime minister and his children are beyond their declared source of income.

It also stated that the ruling family could not give money trail for its London apartments.