News Nation Bureau , Edited By : Nihar Saxena , Updated on: 25 Sep 2022, 01:10:46 PM
Shahbaz Sharif surrounded by political storm due to audio leak. (Photo Credit: News Nation)
- Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Fawad Chaudhary released audio clip on Twitter
- In the audio, Shahbaz Sharif is asking to do favors for son-in-law Raheel.
- The official advises the PM that the issue will create a political storm
Pakistan’s Wazir-e-Azam Shahbaz Sharif has come under political storm after an audio clip was leaked on Saturday. in this audio clip Shahbaz Sharif And a conversation of a government official is recorded, in which the Prime Minister of Pakistan is asking to do the work of a relative. This two-minute audio clip was shared by the leaders of Tehreek-e-Insaf party. Fawad Chaudhry shared on his Twitter account on Saturday. Along with sharing the audio clip, Fawad Chaudhary has alleged that Shahbaz Sharif is giving priority to the business interests of his family before the interest of the country.
Son-in-law’s power plant was to import machines from India
The voice in this audio clip is being told of Shahbaz Sharif. In the clip, Shahbaz Sharif is seen saying that Maryam Nawaz Sharif has asked India to import some machines for the power plant of her son-in-law Raheel. To this the officer replies to Shehbaz Sharif, ‘If we do this, then this matter will bring us a lot of embarrassment when the matter reaches the cabinet or ECC.’ According to Dawn newspaper, on this, Shahbaz Sharif tells the officer, ‘Mariam Nawaz is very much attached to his son-in-law. In such a situation, explain the whole issue to them logically. Then I will talk to them.’ According to the Dawn newspaper, the same voice admits in the audio clip that this work will create a political storm.
وزیر اعظم کی Leaked Call کئ حوالوں سے انتہائ تشویشناک ہے ہمیشہ کی طرح خاندانی کاروبارکےتحفظ کیلئے قوانین کو بالائے پشت رکھنا تو شریف فیملی کا پرانا وطیرہ ہے ہی لیکن ایکسپریس اور جیو کے نیوز ہیڈز کی شہباز شریف اور حکومتی مشورہ سازی میں کردار میڈیا پر ایک اور لنک ا ا https://t.co/bvgZIdMlls
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) September 24, 2022
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NAB chief’s name also discussed
It is worth mentioning that Maryam Nawaz’s daughter Mahrunnisa was married to Raheel, son of industrialist Chaudhary Munir, in December 2015. According to the Dawn newspaper, the end of the audio also mentions former Justice Maqbool Bakir, who is being considered as the head of the National Accountability Bureau. The officer suggests to Wazir-e-Azam Shahbaz Sharif by mentioning the names of two journalists that Maqbool’s name should not be considered for the NAB chief. Especially based on the experience of former NAB chief Javed Iqbal, himself a former Justice and appointed by the PML-N government. From this, the timing of the conversation recorded in the audio clip can be gauged, as the issue of the appointment of the NAB chief came into the limelight two months ago.
First Published : 25 Sep 2022, 01:09:13 PM
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