ISLAMABAD: Following the Islamabad Excessive Court docket (IHC) determination to take away accountability decide Arshad Malik, the decide has made quite a few stunning claims pertaining to the corruption references in opposition to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.
In an affidavit submitted to the Islamabad Excessive Court docket chief justice on Friday, Choose Malik claimed that he was provided an Rs500 million money bribe by Hussain Nawaz, the son of incarcerated PML-N supremo, Hussain Nawaz. Hussain, in return, demanded that the decide resign on the grounds that he “may not take care of the guilt of getting convicted” Nawaz “below duress” within the Al-Azizia corruption reference.
The decide claimed that PML-N representatives provided him hefty bribes and threatened with dire penalties by attempting to pressure him into issuing verdicts in favor of Nawaz within the Al-Azizia and Flagship Investments references, and later to coerce him into resigning from his workplace.
Choose Malik mentioned that it was solely after he refused to just accept the profitable bribes and provides in to threats, the PML-N Vice President Maryam launched “manipulated” videotapes whereby, she claimed, the decide had confessed to have been “pressured and blackmailed” into issuing a verdict in opposition to the previous premier.
Learn the total affidavit submitted by accountability decide Malik: