LAHORE (Friday, July 13, 2018): The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) officials have taken ousted top minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz into custody and they’re being shifted to Adiala jail and Sihala relaxation residence respectively.
Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz had been convicted in Aven field reference final Friday by the accountability court docket. The Sharifs were in London to appearance after in poor health Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, when they were provided imprisonment inside the corruption case.
Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Mohammad Safdar, who become awarded one-year jail time period, has already been arrested and shifted to Adiala prison.
The interim authorities and NAB said that Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz would be arrested at the airport.
Earlier, in an emotional be aware, Maryam Nawaz tweeted that she had told her youngsters to be brave to face the continued occasions that don’t appear to be beneficial for Sharif circle of relatives.
Nawaz Sharif and Maryam have been arrested shortly after their arrival at Lahore airport from London and are being shifted to Islamabad via unique plane.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) crew, looking forward to the daddy-daughter duo at Allama Iqbal International Airport, arrested them after immigration technique.
Sources said Nawaz Sharif could be shifted to Adiala Jail and Maryam to Sihala police rest house , which has been declared as a sub-jail.
Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz arrived in Pakistan through Etihad Airways flight# EY243.
The plane landed at Allama Iqbal International Airport at eight:45pm.
Upon their arrival, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) crew confiscated their passports.
Sources stated Nawaz Sharif and Maryam are fully cooperating with the sixteen-member NAB crew. They are anticipated to be flown to Rawalpindi. Over 10,000 policemen are posted inside the city to check towards any trouble or display of power via supporters for the homecoming of the three-time high minister, who desires to mobilise his birthday celebration beforehand of elections on July 25. The management has ordered that cell phones may be close within the town from 3 pm to twelve am.
Earlier, the ousted high minister had launched a video message beforehand of his arrival in Pakistan, asking people to support him in his conflict which he said he is waging for the future of coming generations.
Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz were convicted in Avenfield reference ultimate Friday by way of the accountability court. The Sharifs have been in London to look after sick Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, when they had been provided imprisonment within the corruption case.
Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Mohammad Safdar, who was offered one-yr prison time period, has already been arrested and shifted to Adiala jail.