Leader of the Opposition throughout the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif was arrested by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday after Lahore High Court rejects his interim bail in a money laundering case.
Shehbaz Sharif earlier reached the Lahore High Court (LHC) for listening to on his interim bail petition in a money-laundering case filed by the NAB.
A two-member bench of the LHC heard the case, whereas attorneys representing the earlier Punjab chief minister provided their arguments after a three-day pause.
Numerous PML-N celebration staff, along with ladies, have already reached the courtroom to level out help to the earlier chief minister of Punjab and chanted in his favor.
A two-judge bench of the LHC had on Thursday extended Shehbaz’s interim bail within the equivalent case till September 28.
In December, closing yr, the anti-graft watchdog had issued orders to freeze 23 properties owned by former Punjab chief minister and his sons, Hamza and Suleman, over claims they’d acquired property previous their acknowledged sources of earnings and devoted money-laundering.
According to the NAB, an investigation in opposition to Shehbaz, Hamza, Suleman, and others had revealed that the PML-N president had acquired properties throughout the id of his wives Nusrat and Tehmina Durrani.
Among the frozen properties have been 9 plots in Lahore’s Johar Town, four in Judicial Colony, two properties in Model Town, and some others throughout the Defence Housing Authority (DHA).
Moreover, the anti-corruption physique had moreover frozen a cottage and a villa in Pir Sohawa, along with two plots in Chiniot.