Supreme Court of Pakistan is announcing its final verdict for Panama Case. Larger bench, comprising of five chief justices of the supreme court will announce the decision.
The five member bench of the Supreme Court has unanimously disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
They have ordered to create NAB references against Maryam Nawaz, Nawaz Sharif, Hussain Nawaz, Hassan Nawaz, Captain Safdar and Ishaq Dar. All members of the Nawaz Sharif’s family have been declared ineligible for government offices.
All five judges have voted against the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and he has been ordered to vacate his office immediately.
NAB has been given six weeks to file a reference and 6 months to reach a decision.
Larger bench is headed by Mr. Justice Asif Saeed Khosa while it comrpised of Mr. Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, Mr. Justice Gulzar Ahmed, Mr. Justice Sh. Azmat Saeed and Mr. Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan,
It maybe recalled that Imran Khan of PTI, Sheikh Rasheed of Awami League and Siraj ul Haq of Jamat-e-Islami had petitioned in Supreme Court against Panama leaks. They had pleaded the supreme court to investigate the Panama papers that had exposed hidden assets of Sharif Family.