PM Abbasi bringing Dar back to Pakistan


London, Sept. 24 (TNS): Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday confirmed that Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar will be coming to Pakistan with him.

The premier along with Dar has left for airport from hotel where he will board a Pakistan-bound flight.

It was reported earlier that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is mulling over Ishaq Dar’s resignation and that he is likely to stay in London for more days but now, the PM has confirmed about his return.

PML-N leadership also discussed the issue of resignation in consultative meeting held on Saturday. During the session, it was decided to reschedule all meetings.

It is to be mentioned here that federal minister didn’t appear before the court on September 20 after which his bailable arrest warrant was issued. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had raided his house and also frozen his assets.