London, Apr. 16 : Several Pakistan nationals residing in theUnited Kingdom staged anti-Sharifprotests 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, (Also Read: Investigators end search at offices of Panama Papers firm)Also Read - Scotland Detects 6 Omicron COVID Variant Cases, UK Total at 9
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. Also Read - Karnataka Seeks Travel Ban on Passengers Coming From Nations Hit By Omicron Covid Variant Also Read - South Africa Slams Countries Imposing Travel Bans on Fears of Omicron, Calls it 'Knee-Jerk Reaction'