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ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will announce the Panama Papers verdict on Sharif family’s offshore assets on Friday, the top court’s registrar has said.

According to the cause list issued on Thursday, the five judge bench headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will announce the decision at 11.30am.

The PM’s family was named in the Papers, which comprised 11.5 million documents, showing how some of the world’s most powerful people have secreted away their money in offshore holdings.

While two judges had recommended disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in their April 20 judgment, three other judges had recommended the formation of a joint investigation team (JIT) to probe the ruling family offshore investments.

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