Twitterati Crack Jokes As Nawaz Sharif Gets Kicked Out Of PM’s Office By Pakistan’s Supreme Court

5:40 pm 28 Jul, 2017

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The Supreme Court in Pakistan today disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over the Panama Papers case. His disqualification triggered a wave of jubilation in the opposition in Pakistan.

Sharif’s supporters were, however, dejected.

 


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Many claim that Sharif’s ouster may have been because of the pressure from the powerful military establishment which dictates everything related to governance and law in Pakistan.

Whether or not it has any truth to it, there is no doubt that Sharif’s ouster triggered a laughter riot on social media.

Here are a few examples:

 



At this moment, Sharif’s situation can be beautifully described in these words of Mirza Ghalib:

 


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