Sheikh Rashid seeks PM disqualification under Article-62, 63

Source:  Samaa Published in Current Affairs on Tuesday, January 10, 2017

ISLAMABAD: Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief Sheikh Rashid Tuesday demanded the Supreme Court of Pakistan to summon Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to testify before the bench in Panamagate scandal case.

Talking to media before the hearing of landmark corruption case, he said the lawmakers who were disqualified by the court under charges should be called back or PM Sharif also be sent home like others.

If offered chance to present arguments before the bench, I would plead with the court to summon Nawaz Sharif to testify before the bench, the AML chief remarked.

Sheikh Rashid said 12 lawmakers, who were disqualified under Article-62 & 63 of the Constitution, should be called back or Nawaz Sharif also be made to meet the same fate. –SAMAA