ISLAMABAD: Different political parties are showing mixed reaction over the court's decision against Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain Retired Muhammad Safdar in the Avenfield reference.
Jamaat-e-Islami has welcomed the accountability court's judgment against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family.
Talking to Radio Pakistan, Jamaat-e-Islami spokesperson Ameer-ul-Azeem said it is the first big decision in Pakistan against corruption. He said this process should continue and be across the board.
Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party leader Usman Khan Kakar termed the judgment as politically motivated, which will have its own repercussions on Pakistan's politics.
He believed that the judgment would increase people's sympathies for Nawaz Sharif.