Islamabad(May 11, 2018): Hearing of Al Azizia Still Mills Reference Case on Friday resumed against Sharif Family in the accountability court .
According to the details, Judge Muhammad Bashir is hearing the case, Former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif is present in the court.Nawaz and his family are facing three corruption cases in the accountability court after NAB filed references against them in light of the Supreme Court’s verdict in the Panama Papers case last year.
Yesterday, the head of Joint Investigation Team (JIT) Wajid Zia submitted agreement of sale of Gulf Steel Mills shares and letter of Qatari prince along with other documents in accountability court.Judge Muhammad Bashir of the accountability court in Islamabad, presided over the hearing. “I was working as an additional director for FIA on April 20.
SC ordered us to form a JIT. SC asked questions pertaining to Gulf Steel Mills, including its formation, sales and dues. It also made inquiry of how investment transferred from Qatar to UK and Saudi Arabia,” Zia said.The JIT chief also said that the top court had asked for the authenticity of the letter penned by the Qatari Prince Hamad Bin Jasim in favour of former premier Nawaz Sharif. “Questions related to gifts worth millions given to Nawaz from his son Hussain Nawaz were also to be investigated. These are the questions for which investigation was needed,” Zia continued.
Abbasi raised issues of Haris’ consistent objections to Zia’s statement. “I am legally entitled to raise objections,” Haris said. “They would object to anything and everything, whether right or wrong,” Abbasi responded.