Now it's Zardari's turn after Nawaz Sharif: Imran

Aaron Brown
August 1, 2017

"I am glad that women are playing an active role in making a new Pakistan", he said, remembering his late mother and crediting her for teaching him to "stand firm for the truth and justice". "I will make an autonomous Federal Board of Revenue and empower all institutions".

PTI leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi earlier congratulated the members of the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) and the "brave 5 judges who gave a historical decision".

The PML-N has meanwhile nominated ex-oil minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as interim prime minister.

Imran said, "When we came to power, NAB would hold everyone accountable, whereas a strong FBR will help collect taxes". "Nawaz Sharif will have to go to jail' he added".

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Khan also released a special video message earlier this year in which he had requested Mr Sharif to exempt the prize money from tax so that he could donate it among three charitable organizations of the country including Edhi Foundation. "The debt is a national security risk for the country", he said.

PTI leaders Jahangir Tareen and Asad Umar, and Awami Muslim League chief Sheikh Rashid Ahmed also addressed the rally.

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"We are going to lodge an FIR against Nawaz on Monday [tomorrow] at Islamabad's Secretariat Police Station for lying before parliament regarding his assets revealed in the Panama Papers", said Muhammad Khurshid Khan while addressing a press conference at the Peshawar Press Club on Saturday. Khan said his party would not allow the country to fall into the grip of corruption again.

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