Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif demanded on Saturday the constitution of a “plenum commission of the court” by the Supreme Court to investigate allegations made by his predecessor Imran Khan who accused him, the interior minister and a senior military official of orchestrating the failed assassination attempt.
Khan, 70, was shot in the right leg on Thursday when two gunmen fired a volley of bullets at him and others riding a container-mounted truck in the Wazirabad area of ​​Punjab province, where he led a protest march against the government led by Shehbaz. A day after the attack on him, Khan alleged that three people – Prime Minister Shehbaz, Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah and Major General Faisal Naseer – were behind the failed assassination attempt on him. his life.
Shehbaz has asked Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Umar Ata Bandial to appoint a “full judicial commission” to investigate the allegations made by Khan, the Express Tribune newspaper reported. Reacting to Khan’s allegations against the unnamed military official, Shehbaz said the PTI chief “attacks the Pakistani military as an enemy”. A smear campaign is being waged on social media against the army, he alleged. Shehbaz said Khan is a “head to toe liar” and is doing his best to destroy Pakistan.

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