LONDON Leader of Opposition in National Assembly and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday said that despite Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government’s statements against PML-N leadership for the past one and a half year, yesterday, the Supreme Court rejected National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) petition seeking cancellation of his bail in Ashiana Housing case.Addressing a press conference in London on Wednesday, he said that he had been summoned to court to attend a hearing of the clean drinking water case but was arrested for his alleged corruption in the Ashiana housing scheme case.
The PML-N president went on to say that he worked hard under the leadership of former prime minister and party supremo Nawaz Sharif for the development of the country and claimed that innocence of his brother and other leaders of the PML-N were gradually appearing before the public.
Shehabaz further said that he has always said that an alliance between PM Imran and anti-graft watchdog exists, however, their alliance failed yet again.
“My assets were frozen due to an alliance between Prime Minister Imran Khan and the NAB,” he added.
Lashing out at PM Imran Khan, he said, “I have never seen such big liar as PM Niazi is in the history of Pakistan.” The opposition leader also labelled the prime minister as master of U-turns .
Regarding PM Imran Khan’s promise of 5 million houses and jobs, Shehbaz Sharif said that not even a single home was built during his one and a half year of eh PTI government.