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Shehbaz Sharif sent to jail on 14-day judicial remand

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

20th Oct, 2020. 11:44 am
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Lahore Accountability Court has sent Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz President Shehbaz Sharif to the Kot Lakhpat Jail on 14-day judicial remand.

According to the details, an accountability court in Lahore has sent the Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly to the Kot Lakhpat Jail on 14-day judicial remand.

The court conducted proceedings on the money laundering case against the Shehbaz Sharif.

During the proceedings, the opposition leader maintained that he had already given all details to the anti-graft body National Accountability Bureau on October 26, 2018 and the questionnaire is old.

The opposition leader said the arguments of the anti-graft body’s investigation officer are contrary to facts to which the official replied that interrogations in 2018 were conducted of the Ashiana Housing Scheme and Ramzan Sugar Mills cases.

Let it be known that the court had extended physical remand of PML- N President  till October 20 during the previous hearing.

No Production Order for Shehbaz Sharif

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Political Communication Dr. Shahbaz Gill said production orders for the Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shahbaz Sharif will not be issued.

“The opposition parties were doing reprehensible and dirty politics to protect their looted wealth and to halt the ongoing accountability process.” He said.

He said that the production orders will not be issued for PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif, who is currently in the custody of the NAB.

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