Islamabad: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Accountability Mirza Shahzad Akbar Sunday reiterated the government’s commitment to recover plundered wealth of the nation.
Addressing a news conference in Islamabad, he said former Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif had claimed to file a case in British courts against the British tabloid Daily Mail and Special Assistant Shahzad Akbar for publishing a story that tarnished his image.
However, he just lodged a complaint to the newspaper for publishing a story against him. He said Shehbaz
Sharif should have gone to British courts as claimed by him. He said the journalist who published the story in
Daily Mail still stands by it.
Shahzad Akbar said he will himself present the evidence against Shehbaz Sharif in London courts.
Replying a question the special assistant said Prime Minister has taken serious notice of regarding Irfan
Siddiqui who was presented in handcuffs in court. He said inquiry is being conducted against the violators.