Jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law are set to approach the court tomorrow against their conviction in a corruption case, according to a media report today.
Sharif, 68, and his daughter Maryam, 44, were arrested in Lahore on Friday on their arrival from London after an accountability court found them guilty on July 6 over his family’s ownership of four luxury flats in London.
The appeals against the conviction of Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and retired Captain M Safdar are likely to be filed before the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday, Dawn newspaper reported.
Lawyers for Sharif met him in the high-security Adiala jail and obtained his signatures on the papers of attorney, the paper quoted sources privy to the legal team of the three-time prime minister as saying. Read More