Pakistan: Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif mentioned in a particular court docket on Saturday that the Chief Minister of Punjab (Punjab) in a cash laundering case of 16 billion Pakistani rupees registered towards him. Throughout his keep as Chief Minister, he didn’t even take wage and he did so due to being “Majnu”. Shahbaz and his sons- Hamza and Suleman had been booked by the Federal Investigation Company (FIA) in November 2020 underneath numerous sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act and the Prevention of Cash Laundering Act. Hamza is presently the chief minister of Punjab province, whereas Suleiman is absconding and resides in Britain. In its investigation, the FIA has unearthed 28 alleged benami accounts of the Shahbaz household via which cash laundering of Rs 14 billion was executed from 2008 to 2018. In the course of the listening to, Shahbaz mentioned, “I’ve not taken something from the federal government in 12.5 years and on this case I’m accused of cash laundering of Rs 25 lakh.” Daybreak newspaper quoted him as saying, “Allah has given me this nation. made Prime Minister. I’m a Majnu (fool) and I had not taken my authorized rights, my wage and advantages.” Shahbaz Shahbaz turned the Chief Minister of Punjab for the primary time in 1997. He turned the Chief Minister of Punjab for the primary time in 1997. At the moment his brother Nawaz Sharif was the Prime Minister of the nation. After the overthrow of the Nawaz Sharif authorities by Common Pervez Musharraf in 1999, Shahbaz spent eight years in exile in Saudi Arabia along with his household earlier than returning to Pakistan in 2007. He turned the Chief Minister of Punjab for the second time in 2008 and got here to energy for the third time in 2013. Shahbaz advised the court docket, “My household has suffered a lack of two billion rupees attributable to my resolution. I’m telling you the truth. Even when my son’s ethanol manufacturing plant was being arrange, I made a decision to levy obligation on ethanol. On account of that call, my household suffered a lack of Rs 80 crore yearly.” Shahbaz’s lawyer argued that the cash laundering case filed by the earlier authorities led by Imran Khan. Politically motivated” and “primarily based on malicious intent”. The particular court docket had on Could 21 issued an arrest warrant towards Suleman within the case after extending the interim bail of Shahbaz and Hamza until Could 28 over the past listening to. Additionally learn: Russia Ukraine Struggle: Russia additional elevated the siege of Ukraine’s strongholds within the east, Kyiv advised the west – we’d like heavy weapons Pakistan: After Imran Khan’s ultimatum, the Sharif authorities banned political rallies in Islamabad, now What’s going to the previous PM do?