Imran Khan announces protest rally to demand resignation of PM

Friday 21 April 2017 6 days ago 72   Islamabad   Print

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Report  Web desk : ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chiarman (PTI) Imran Khan has announced to hold a protest rally next Friday in Islamabad to demand resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over the Panama Papers verdict. Speaking to journalists outside the National Assembly, Imran Khan said: If in any democracy in the world such comments were passed about a sitting chief executive, his own party would have asked him to resign. The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled there was insufficient evidence to order Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif removal from office over corruption allegations levelled by the opposition, but it ordered further investigations. Two of five judges on the court bench recommended Sharif should step down, saying he was dishonest "to the nation as well as to the parliament, but they were out voted. (01)