ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari will appear before the Supreme Court of Pakistan in a money laundering case on Thursday.
On Monday, the Supreme Court had summoned Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and others in a case relating to Rs35 billion money laundering scam. In a suo-motu notice, the court had ordered the duo to appear before it on July 12.
Sources said the former president decided to appear before the apex court after consultation with his team of legal advisers. He will reach Islamabad from Lahore tonight.
Earlier on Wednesday, reports suggested that Zardari's counsel would represent him in the case before the apex court.