Money laundering case: Judicial remand of Shehbaz, Hamza extended till Feb 24

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

17th Feb, 2021. 12:10 pm
Accountability Court

Lahore Accountability court Wednesday extended judicial remand of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shahbaz till February 24 in money laundering case.

According to the details, accountability court extended judicial remand of opposition leader in National Assembly (NA) Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shahbaz till February 24 in money laundering case.

The PML-N leaders were produced before the court however, the hearing was adjourned without any proceedings.

On the occasion, strict security arrangements were taken at the court to avoid any untoward situation.

In the prior hearing, Shehbaz Sharif had termed the allegations of money laundering and kickback as baseless.

He added that, “Daily Mail’s lawyer had confessed to not having enough evidence during the proceedings in British court.”

Moreover, the anti-graft body National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor said that London’s verdict has nothing to do with this case.

PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif had submitted an appreciation letter of Chinese ambassador in the court on which, NAB prosecutor raised objections.

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