Islamabad: The Pakistan authorities’s sub-committee of the federal cupboard has advisable to embrace the identify of Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif to the Exit Control List, media studies stated.
The Exit Control Lists is a system of border management maintained by the Government of Pakistan underneath Exit from Pakistan (Control) Ordinance, 1981. Those individuals on the listing are prohibited from leaving Pakistan.
The transfer might be seen as a measure taken by the authorities to put up a strain on the opposition.
Addressing a press convention in Islamabad to announce the growth on Wednesday, Minister for Interior Shaikh Rasheed stated that Shahbaz (who’s a brother of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif) might petition for a evaluation of the resolution inside 15 days, studies Geo News.
He stated the ministry will decide inside 90 days of receiving a request for evaluation, adding that the PML-N chief might seem in individual, if he so needs, to make the request.
Speaking in better element about Shahbaz’s identify being positioned on a “blacklist”, Rasheed stated that it was not the case in any respect.
“The court docket’s resolution got here with regard to a blacklist. Shahbaz Sharif was not on a black listing. He was […] underneath an order of May 7, 2021,” he was quoted as saying by Geo News, with out elaborating any additional.