From celebrations to tears, nation reacts to Nawaz's disqualification

Published: July 28, 2017
SHARES
Email
PHOTO: AFP

PHOTO: AFP

Twitter was divided on Friday as the Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office after a damning corruption probe into his family wealth, cutting short his third stint in power.

The Supreme Court dismissed Nawaz after an investigative panel alleged his family could not account for its vast wealth. “He is no more eligible to be an honest member of the Parliament, and he ceases to be holding the office of prime minister,” Judge Ejaz Afzal Khan said in court.

LIVE: SC disqualifies PM Nawaz in Panamagate case

From supporters of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan crediting him for Nawaz’s disqualification as he led the chorus against him to mournful PML-N supporters and people calling for accountability of all, here’s how Twitter reacted to the judgment:

 

 

Facebook Conversations

Reader Comments (2)

  • ashraf
    Jul 28, 2017 - 12:56PM

    Now go after the killer/robber/devil Asif Zardari.Why spare him? No more goonda party, please.Recommend

  • Breshkai Wahab
    Jul 28, 2017 - 12:58PM

    I am amazed at Zardari’s daughter, the guts of this woman. Her father is the most corrupt man in Asia probably the world, if someone did a survey and she is celebrating Nawaz’s fall, praising Imran, signs of end time……..:PRecommend

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Pakistan