Pakistani nationals stage anti-Sharif protests in London over Panama Papers leakage

London : Several Pakistan nationals residing in the United Kingdom staged anti-Sharif protests here in the wake of the controversial Panama Papers revelations.

Sharif arrived here on Wednesday to undergo a week long medical treatment.

According to London based the Nation, the protesters held banners reading ‘Crooks of Pakistan #ShareefCrooks’ near a locality in London city and demanded him to go back,

The recent Panama Papers ‘ leak exposed his family’s offshore dealings drawing flak from various political parties back in Islamabad.

A massive leak of 11.5 million tax documents on April 3 revealed secret offshore dealings of world leaders and celebrities, including three of his children for owning London real estate through offshore companies.

Following the uproar, Pakistani Prime Minister, in a rare televised address to the nation, last week had said a judicial commission would investigate his family for any wrongdoing. (ANI)