LAHORE: Former high minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Kot Lakhpat jail on overdue Tuesday, following the expiry of his six-week bail inside the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference, ARY News reported.
Sharif, who became intended to turn himself in to prison ultra-modern with the aid of 6:50 PM, came out of his residence at round eight:forty PM. Jail government, who were ready outside his residence to collect him, had left by way of that point after wait of numerous hours.
Nawaz’s daughter Maryam and nephew Hamza Shehbaz, along side Mohammad Zubair, Talal Chaudhry and different birthday party leaders, accompanied the former top minister to jail.
Earlier in the evening, prison authorities reached at Jati Umra to apprehend Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif as he himself did no longer give up to prison officers following the expiry of his six-week bail within the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference.
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The resources stated that PML-N deliberate to use the event as a political show.
PML-N supremo was launched from the jail on March 27 after the Supreme Court suspended his sentence within the Al-Azizia graft reference and granted him bail for clinical treatment for 6 weeks.
Last week, the apex courtroom had rejected a petition filed by means of Sharif looking for an extension in the bail.
A three-member bench of the apex court headed with the aid of Chief Justice of Pakistan Asif Saeed Khosa heard the case. “We gave six-week bail for remedy, however the time became utilised in scientific checks simplest”, the CJP remarked.