Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has filed Rs 10 billion defamation lawsuit against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan.
The lawsuit was filed through Advocate Mustafa Ramday.

In the suit Shahbaz Sharif has taken the stance that Imran Khan defamed him with lies.The petition, which has been filed under sections 4 and 9 of the Defamation Ordinance, 2002, states that Imran Khan falsely accused Shahbaz Sharif of making him a financial offer for his silence over the Panama papers case.“Either Imran tender apology or withdraw the allegations”, the advocate said.

The court has issued notices to Imran Khan and sought reply from PTI chief by July 21.