LAHORE: The Panama Case Joint Investigation Team has intensified the investigations against the ruling family in the off shore wealth case on orders of the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
The joint investigation team (JIT) investigating the offshore possessions of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his children has called upon his younger brother, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, to stand before it on June 17, Saturday.
Headed by Federal Investigation Agency’s Additional Director Wajid Zia, Mr. Shahbaz will appear before the six-member JIT, two days after the prime minister’s slated appearance.
Mr Shahbaz has been requested to bring with him relevant record/documents/material related to the Panama Papers case.
A spokesman for the Punjab government told a local newspaper that the chief minister had yet to receive the JIT summons.