LAHORE: PML-N MNA Javed Latif’s declare that the deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif is about to return to Pakistan this yr is instantly rebuffed by the get together saying that he’ll solely get a return flight booked when docs in London give him ‘clear well being chit’.
After showing earlier than a mixed investigation group of the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) within the belongings past means case right here on Thursday, Latif informed reporters that Nawaz Sharif was returning to the nation this yr.
“Nawaz Sharif can not keep overseas any longer due to crises in Pakistan. He’ll return this yr and lead the nation even when his remedy isn’t full,” he stated and added these (powers that be) who ended Sharif’s authorities would carry him again as he was the ‘just one’ who may steer the nation out of the crises created by the chosen regime of Imran Khan.
“Nawaz Sharif will change into prime minister for the fourth time,” Latif claimed, who was launched from jail a few months in the past in a case of ‘inciting folks in opposition to the state establishments’.
When contacted PML-N central spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb stated: “PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif will return when docs will give a clear invoice of well being permitting him to journey and when the get together decides.”
Final month PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif had dominated out the return of the get together supremo to the nation till his ‘full restoration’, asserting that he may legally keep within the UK until the British immigration tribunal determined his attraction in opposition to the house division’s refusal to increase his visa.
Nawaz has been dwelling in London since November 2019 after he was allowed to depart the nation for medical remedy.
NAB grills Latif
The NAB’s CIT grilled Javed Latif for about two hours looking for solutions concerning the technique of accumulating the massive property to his and his kinfolk’ names. Reportedly he couldn’t fulfill the investigators.
NAB has accused Latif of buying belongings price billions of rupees within the title of his siblings after coming into politics. Earlier than coming into politics, he reportedly lived in an inherited ‘12-marla’ home in Habib Colony, Sheikhupura. He allegedly acquired the vast majority of his belongings within the title of his kinfolk to park his ‘black cash’. Latif stated NAB requested him about alleged misuse of authority to make belongings. “Despite replying to its queries, the investigation in opposition to me isn’t being concluded by the bureau. I’ve been going through such an investigation for the final three years and no misuse of authority or corruption have been proved in opposition to me,” he stated.
Printed in Daybreak, September tenth, 2021