According to a Pakistani official, former PM Nawaz Sharif’s better half will keep running for a seat in the parliament in spite of her sickness.
Information Minister Maryam
In a conversation with The
Earlier this month, Sharif’s party confirmed Nawaz’s participation for the upcoming elections, running for the same seat left vacant after her husband was precluded from office on account of corruption charges against Sharif and his family. The disqualification came after an investigative panel’s finding which stated that his family possessed disproportionate assets which exceeded their income. These assets were disclosed during the Panama Papers leak in 2016.