SC to announce Panama Papers case verdict on Thursday
A five-judge bench of top court reserved its verdict on 23 February.
The Supreme Court will announce the verdict in Panama Papers case on Thursday afternoon.
The verdict was reserved by the apex court on 23rd February this year.
The case was heard by 5-member larger bench headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa.
In a statement, Information Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb said that Supreme Court's decision will be according to law and constitution.
She said the government believes in respect of institutions.
Minister of Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique has said that Panama Papers case was a conspiracy against development of the country.
In a tweet message on Tuesday, he said that the opponents of the Prime Minister had completely failed to prove their allegations against Nawaz Sharif. He said that the case was a conspiracy against development, stability, and continuation of democracy in the country.
Minister of State for Capital Administration andDevelopment Division Tariq Fazal Chaudhary has said the government will accept the Supreme Court's verdict in Panama papers case.
In an interview on Tuesday night, he said the decision of the Apex court would be purely merit-based.
He said opposition leaders are promoting negative politics in the country and continuously leveling baseless allegations on the government, but they have failed to produce any proof in favour of their allegations.