PPP to file reference seeking disqualification of PM Nawaz, others
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) will file a reference seeking the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and lawmakers Captain (r) Muhammad Safdar and Hamza Shahbaz on Monday (today).
According to the proposed reference, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif hid assets of his family members, lied about his income in his tax returns and sent money abroad through illegal channels.
The reference further stated that the prime minister does not qualify for prime minister’s office under Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution.
Pakistan People’s Party leader Latif Khosa said that all evidence will be attached to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) with the reference.