LHC approves bail of Hamza Shahbaz Sharif in money laundering case

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

24th Feb, 2021. 02:19 pm

The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Wednesday approved bail plea of the Opposition Leader in Punjab Assembly and Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shahbaz in money laundering case.

According to the details, during the hearing, the court has directed to release Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader from the Kot Lakhpat Jail.

According to the anti-graft watch dog the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Fazal Dad Abbasi and Muhammad Shoaib Qamar allegedly aided, abetted and facilitated their co-accused including Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, Hamza Shahbaz Sharif etc by way of providing channel/services for laundering money by arranging false and fictitious entries of foreign remittances sent by various individuals to accused Hamza Shahbaz Shahirf, Suleman Shahbaz Sharif.

Let it be known that Shahbaz Sharif’s son Salman Shahbaz has already been declared a fugitive in the money laundering case while NAB is fulfilling all the legal requirements in the money laundering case against Shahbaz Sharif and his other family members.

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