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Dar heads meeting to discuss inquiry commission’s ToRs

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting to discuss terms of reference (ToRs) of the inquiry commission to probe Panama Papers revelations involving the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s family.

The meeting also short-listed names of professionals for inclusion in the Inquiry Commission.

Proposals regarding pending legislation in the pipeline were also discussed in the meeting.

The meeting had detailed discussion on the legislation which would now be placed before the Senate after passage by the National Assembly, said in statement issued by Ministry of Finance here on Saturday.

Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid, Minister of State for Information Technology Anusha Rehman Khan, Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf Ali, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Law Barrister Zafarullah Khan and Secretary to Prime Minister Fawad Hassan Fawad attended the meeting. –APP