Shehbaz Sharif's security cost put a dent in the national exchequer of Rs8.3 billion – Research Snipers

Shehbaz Sharif’s security cost put a dent in the national exchequer of Rs8.3 billion

Murad Saeed—the Federal Minister for Communications and Postal Services, through a tweet, revealed that the funds of approximately 8.3 billion rupees were spent on the security of former CM Punjab Shehbaz Sharif from the national treasury.

In his tweet on Wednesday, the minister said that the funds of more than Rs2.14 billion had been spent on the residence of the President of PML-N in Lahore’s Jati Umra during the period of last five years.

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Murad Saeed further detailed that the expenditure of former CM Punjab’s five camp offices, private visits, special planes, and the house was an additional burden on the national exchequer.

The federal minister of PTI’s government said that it has been exposed that the corruption money was being transferred in the land cruisers amid VIP protocol by the members of the Sharif family.

It is pertinent to mention here that President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Shehbaz Sharif is currently in London as his elder brother former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif is undergoing the medical treatment in the United Kingdom.

A day earlier, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had announced to confiscate the immovable assets owned by the former CM in Pakistan. The decision came into effect during the investigation of several cases of corruption against the leader of the former ruling political party of Pakistan.

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