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Money laundering probe: Pak PM Sharif to be questioned on Panamagate today

The Prime Minister's son Hassan and Hussain Nawaz have already been summoned and questioned

ANI  |  Islamabad 

Nawaz Sharif
Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister is scheduled to appear before the joint investigation team (JIT) on Thursday, which is probing allegations of money-laundering against his family.

He is the first sitting prime minister of to be directly questioned by investigators.

According to a notice issued to the Prime Minister, Sharif has been called as a witness and not as an accused.

However, according to sources, the can possibly ask him how he and his children acquired the properties and set up various businesses in different parts of the world, reports the Dawn.

Investigators may also ask Sharif about the factual variations in the speeches he delivered on different fora after the leak surfaced, including his address to the nation, his speech in the National Assembly and his statement before the Supreme

The Prime Minister's son Hassan and Hussain Nawaz have already been summoned and questioned by the in recent days.

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First Published: Thu, June 15 2017. 12:05 IST
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