ISLAMABAD: The ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday called for bringing changes in the judicial system of Pakistan to ensure justice as the people are facing problems in getting the justice.
This he said while talking to media persons outside an accountability court in Islamabad. Nawaz Sharif said that delay in providing justice or its unavailability was one of the major problems and it needed to be addressed.
Nawaz Sharif, Twho is facing three corruption references after his disqualification in the Panamagate case. He added that working is underway to introduce a comprehensive judicial system.
He added that many political leader are facing charges of corruption and kickbacks but my case is different and unique as there are no such charges of corruption in the case.
In court proceedings, Judge Mohammad Bashir will record the statement of Panamagate JIT head Wajid Zia in the Avenfield flats supplementary corruption reference.
At last hearing, a key prosecution witnesse, Wajid Zia appeared before the court with complete JIT report to record his statement. He explained the working of the JIT before the court.
The judge agreed with Pervez and ordered Zia to record his statement regarding the evidence and document, which have been included in the JIT report regarding Avenfield properties. However, the JIT head expressed his inability to it.
It is to mention here that the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed three interim corruption references regarding London properties, Al-Azizia Steel Mills, Flagship Investment and other offshore companies against former prime minister, his children – Hasan, Hussain and Maryam Nawaz – and son-in-law Captain (retd) Safdar in light of the Supreme Court’s July 28 verdict in the Panama Papers case.