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Panama Leaks: Add. Registrar SC appointed as Coordinator of JIT

ISLAMABAD (02 May 2017): Supreme Court has appointed Additional Registrar of the court Muhammad Ali the coordinator of the Joint Investigation Team that will be conducting an investigation into the Panama leaks as ordered by the five-member larger bench that heard the petitions filed by Pakistan-Tehreek-e-Insaf, Jamaat-e-Islami, Shaikh Rasheed, and others.

SC appionts Add Registrar Muhammad Ali

The coordinator of the JIT will play the contact between the JIT and the five-member bench which announced the judgment of the case on April 20, 2017.

The JIT will submit its report before the court every 15 days.

Sources said that the bench has reservations over the names submitted by the FIA. The sources said that the formation of the JIt is being delayed because of these reservations by the bench.

It may be mentioned here that while Additional Director General of the FIA will head the committee.

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