ISLAMABAD:Â Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif on TuesdayÂ Â said results of by-elections were answer to false cases being filed against him, alluding toÂ National Accountability Bureau's supplementary referenceÂ s and victory of his party in Lodhran's by-election.
Speaking to media, he saidÂ the people of Pakistan were contesting his case andÂ reacting toÂ the campaign being run against him.
"You are witnessing examples ofÂ sanctity of vote. There would have been no need to file supplementary reference , if there had been any substance inÂ old referenceÂ .
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz on Monday wonÂ by-election for National Assembly ConstituencyÂ NA-154, a seat vacated by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf heavyweight Jahangir Khan Tareen.
The PTI defeat in Lodhran at the hands of PMLN just months beforeÂ Â general election is being seen asÂ huge setback for the Imran Khan's party.
The PTI had fielded Tarin's son Ali Tareen in the by-election as its candidate .