LAHORE: Opposition Chief within the Nationwide Meeting Shahbaz Sharif has alleged that the Federal Investigation Company (FIA) harassed him throughout interrogation in reference to a probe into the sugar scandal.
The allegations from the PML-N president got here throughout a listening to at a Lahore courtroom the place he had appeared in relation to his bail software.
“The FIA’s investigation workforce handled me inappropriately and the officers used to have interaction in pointless conversations. Once I requested why they had been doing this, the FIA officers saved laughing and making enjoyable of me.”
Shahbaz advised the courtroom that he and his household suffered a lack of billions of rupees with regards to working the Ramzan sugar mills. “I opposed my family members and provided the commodity to the masses cheaply.”
The PML-N chief mentioned that he has already responded to the allegations of taking commissions in tasks.
It could be recalled that the interim bail of Shahbaz and his son, Hamza Shahbaz, within the alleged monetary scandal has been prolonged until August 2.
In its response, the FIA rejected the allegations levelled by Shahbaz.
A spokesperson mentioned that there was no query of harassment or misbehaviour in opposition to Shahbaz. He was introduced with nice respect and added that he didn’t give severe solutions to the questions.
“If Shahbaz Sharif was asked about billions of rupees deposited in his accounts, he would reply that he had launched Metro Bus and Orange Line train in Lahore. When he was asked why his employees deposited billions of rupees in his and his family’s accounts, he would respond to this saying that he served Punjab a lot.”
The spokesman additional mentioned once they inquired concerning the automobiles and properties he owned that he would inform them to ask these questions from his kids.
“He said his lawyers will answer questions about the billions of rupees sent from abroad. He used to gives such responses and said the question and answer must not be made public.”