A five-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa resumed hearing the Panama Leaks case on Thursday.
The SC summoned National Accountability Bureau and Federal Bureau of Revenue chiefs to the court on February 21. The bench instructed them to present themselves in the court with complete records.
Hearing adjourned till Tuesday
The hearing for the case was adjourned till Tuesday. Justice Asif Saeed Khosa said that the hearing will be held thrice a week as health of one of the judge does not permit a daily hearing.
Jusitce Azmat Saeed, one of the judges of the bench, is recovering from an angioplasty.
More evidence submitted for London Flats
Counsel for Hussain and Hassan Nawaz, Salman Akram Raja continued his arguments. He submitted service records for Minerwa firm in the apex court.
Giving details, he added, that a representative for Hussain Nawaz, Faisal Tawana made an agreement with Arrina company. The counsel submitted transactions conducted by the Minerwa Company which included receipts of the Barclays bank.
He said that Maryam Nawaz had remained trustee shareholder after she kept bearer certificates with her from the year February till July 2006. Registered shares were issued for the firm in July 2016. After the bearer certificates were suspended, Maryam Nawaz’s trustee status became invalid, he said.
Justice Azmat Saeed asked who was director for Neilson and Nescoll.
PML-N trying to sabotage hearing: Imran Khan
Speaking outside the the Supreme Court, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan said that Sharif family was trying to sabotage the hearing. “Their entire argument revolves around two things; the bench is qualified and the case is inadmissible,” he said.
He said that it is important for a ruler to be truthful and trustworthy.
Replying to a question he said, that he was expecting a verdict in the next few days.