PTI leader Aleem Khan is among 700 Pakistanis listed on the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists or ICIJ’s released Pandora Papers.
Pandora Papers have revealed that key members of Khan’s inner circle have secretly owned an array of companies and trusts holding millions of dollars of hidden wealth.
Other than Aleem Khan, Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen, PTI Senator Faisal Vawda, Ishaq Dar’s son, Minister for Industries and Production Khusro Bakhtiar, are among the 700 Pakistanis listed on the Pandora Papers leaks.
Aleem Khan took to social media on Sunday following the release of Pandora Papers and said, “Alhamdulillah, nothing to hide.”
“This company was declared in all my assets declarations in FBR and election commission for the last 15 years,” he tweeted.
Allhamdullillah, nothing to hide, This company was declared in all my assets declarations in FBR and election commission for last 15 years.— Abdul Aleem Khan (@abdul_aleemkhan) October 3, 2021
PM Imran Khan following the release of the Pandora Papers in a statement welcoming the report said that his government will investigate the Pakistanis mentioned in the leaks.
Punjab Food Minister Aleem Khan has officially acquired Samaa TV a day earlier.
PTI’s senior leader is reported to have acquired Samaa TV at a whopping Rs 3.56 billion price.