Overseas Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says PTI chief Jahangir Tareen ought to take up his issues with PM Imran Khan.
The overseas minister’s assertion got here shortly after Tareen mentioned the workforce investigating him shouldn’t be such that “works on a cellphone name” and referred to as for a brand new workforce to research him.
Tareen is being investigated on prices of alleged fraud and cash laundering.
Speaking to the media in Multan on Saturday, Qureshi mentioned 17 sugar mills have been despatched notices. Of those, just one belongs to Tareen, he mentioned.
“If Jahangir Tareen has any concern, he ought to meet the Prime Minister. We’ll hearken to all the things Tareen says,” Qureshi mentioned.
“[Hold an] inquiry however make a clear workforce that isn’t controversial. The workforce that’s [currently] investigating shouldn’t be honest,” Tareen instructed the media after making appearances earlier than periods and banking courts for extension in his bail on Saturday.
The PTI stalwart claimed that the FIR towards him was “made in Islamabad” and was signed in Lahore after it was despatched to the provincial capital in a “USB”.
He repeated that the probe ought to be honest and clear. He added that he was not working away from the legislation and can “by no means” achieve this.