Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and opposition leader in National Assembly, Shahbaz Sharif has once again laid the rumors of political asylum in United Kingdom, to rest and made it clear that he is in London for just medical treatment. He assured PML-N workers that he will come back to Pakistan before budget session.
While rejecting the rumors of an application to seek political asylum in UK, he said that those who are spreading these rumors will be answerable to the people of Pakistan. He also asked for a proof of such baseless reports. Talking about his health, the PML-N president said that some blood tests have been done while the rest will be completed soon after which he will return to Pakistan.
During the interview he did not forget to criticize Prime Minister Imran Khan and said “The selected prime minister lies day and night,” Shehbaz told SAMAA TV in an interview in London. “He is wasting the nation’s time by spreading disinformation.”
Earlier after getting bail Shahbaz had announced a “quick visit” to London on April 9 after his name was removed from the no-fly list on Lahore High Court orders. So once again rumors started circulating that he will not return to Pakistan burt PML-N representatives and Shehbaz himself termed rumors as baseless and Shehbaz said that he will return to Pakistan soon.