NADEEM MALIK LIVE
TOPIC- ELECTION COMMISSION DISMISS REFERENCE AGAINST IMRAN KHAN AND JAHANGIR TAREEN
GUESTS- JAHANGIR TAREEN, BARRISTER ZAFRULLAH
JAHANGIR TAREEN OF PTI said that he and Imran Khan have won it proves that the reference against them was not right. He said that the seventy percent time of the court was spent on the merit of the case. He said that his 2013 nomination papers were used to accuse him whereas he became the member of the parliament in 2015. He said that speaker did not send the reference against Nawaz Sharif but did against him and Imran Khan he was under pressure. He said that the government filed a case against him regarding taxes but the court not only accepted his answer but also said that it was a wrong case. He said that yes he made some “Benami” property it is allowed in the law but if the source of the income is legal.
He said that when the government was cornered in the case of Panama they presented the letter of Qatari prince.
He said that PTI has told the government had it taken right steps there was no need to consider the extension of the military courts. He said that now PTI has demanded to set a time frame to take necessary steps and Ishaq Dar is agreed on it.
He said that PTI always criticized the ECP on issues. He said that PTI has suggested eight points to make sure transparent elections in the country and is ready to talk on it otherwise will go on the streets to protest.
BARRISTER ZAFRULLAH OF PML-N said that there are two parts of the case one is technical and other is merit the detailed judgment will make it clear that on what grounds the court has rejected the reference. He said that it is true that there is room in the law to make “Benami” property but now the government is going to change the law.
He said that from 1972 till now the economic life of Sharif family is under the microscope.
He said that an agreement has been reached on military courts and now the constitutional amendment will be presented in the parliament.
He said that many changes have been suggested in the judicial system against terrorism and they have been presented as well. He said that the provinces were mainly responsible to reform judicial system but they did nothing about it.
He said that Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz names are not included in Panama case hopefully a verdict based on the justice will be given.