AGP asks Rana Shamim to dispatch affidavit to PHC in London
The attorney general of Pakistan has written a letter to former top judge of Supreme Appellate Court of Gilgit-Baltistan Rana Shamim asking him to submit his affidavit against ex-chief justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar to the Pakistan High Commission in London, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
The Islamabad High Court while taking suo motu notice of former GB chief justice Rana Shamim’s allegations against retired CJP Nisar, ordered Shamim to submit his written reply and the original affidavit to the court.
The petition was submitted on Friday by Advocate Supreme Court Rai Nawaz Kharal.
The petitioner said if made party, he would prove that the former GB chief justice was a corrupt and dishonest man. He stated that there was chance that Shamim would flee the country so his name should be put on the ECL.
Reporters Imanat Gishkori, Ehtisham Kiyani