LONDON: Former premier Nawaz Sharif’s son, Hussain Nawaz responds over media reports of offering bribe to Judge Arshad Malik.
Hussain on Friday rejected the claims made by accountability judge Arshad Malik in his affidavit submitted to the Islamabad High Court (IHC) and said he did not bribe or threaten the judge.
Accountability judge Malik in a letter submitted to IHC, he claimed he was offered a Rs 500 million bribe by Hussain Nawaz along with his entire family settlement abroad if he resigned on the grounds that he could no longer deal with the guilt of convicting Nawaz Sharif without evidence.
"I did not threaten or bribe any judge," Hussain said*.*"Since the case is in court now, I cannot talk about it."