Lahore: Ameer, Jamaat e Islami, Pakistan, Senator Sirajul Haq, has termed as eye opener the report of off- shore properties of Pakistani politicians, bureaucrats ,business men and judges, and said that the NAB must look into it.
Commenting on the report, the JI chief said that the report included the names of several present and past rulers of the country. He said that corruption was the root cause of the all problems in the country. Politicians and rulers had ruthlessly plundered national resources and the public money and had transferred the looted wealth abroad unlawfully.
Sirajul Haq said that money laundering was a crime under the law and thorough investigation should be held against all those who had build properties and companies in other countries.
The JI chief said that Prime Minister’s sons Hussain Nawaz and Hasan Nawaz were reportedly the owners of off shore companies and the NAB should investigate from where they got the money to set up these companies. He remarked that if the rulers built properties in foreign lands, who would invest in this country.
He called upon Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to give an explanation regarding the off shore companies of his family members.