Recording of PM's statement before JIT is a milestone for rule of law and supremacy of the Constitution
Nawaz Sharif says he has presented himself for accountability despite committing no corruption
Talking to media in Islamabad, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif says never before in the history of the country, three generations of a family were held accountable the way his family is being done. The present process of accountability has been extended to period beyond his birth. He expresses the confidence that the outcome of the ongoing inquiry would not be different as he and his family have done nothing wrong.
Analysts on Telephone:
Isphanyar Bhindara (Leader, PML-N)
Recording of PM's statement before JIT is a milestone for rule of law and supremacy of the Constitution. This act will definitely strengthen the democratic system in the country. PML-N is totally against the corruption. More JITs needs to be formed as well to probe into the allegations against other political leaders including PTI Chairman. The Prime Minister has conveyed a message that no one is above the law.
Jan Achakzai (Leader, PML-N)
PM Nawaz Sharif has served the country three times as elected Prime Minister and also served as Chief Minister twice. Nawaz Sharif made a history and conveyed a message to the people of the country that we are all equally accountable to the institutions. Nawaz Sharif became the first sitting Prime Minister to record a statement before a joint investigation team. He has presented himself and family for accountability. PM went to record his statement before JIT without any protocol. This act will result in strengthening the democratic system in the country.
Host: Waqas Saleem
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