PM announces Judicial Commission to probe Panama leaks allegations

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ISLAMABAD, April 5 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday rubbished allegations of any wrongdoing and involvement in any off-shore company, and announced to set up a Judicial Commission to probe the matter and ascertain the facts. “I have decided to set up a high level Judicial Commission. This commission will be headed by a retired judge of the Supreme Court,” the Prime Minister said in an address to the nation aired live following the allegations against some members of his family by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and Panama Papers. He said, “This commission will investigate the matter and give its verdict on what are the actual facts and how much weightage these allegations have.”