Nawaz's counsel continues cross examining of Wajid Zia

Nawaz's counsel continues cross examining of Wajid Zia

ISLAMABAD: Accountability court in Islamabad on Monday resumed hearing of Al-Azizia and Flagship investment references Lawyers of former premier Nawaz Sharif Khawaja Haris cross-examined the star witness, Wajid Zia who had headed a joint investigation team that probed the Sharif family’s wealth.

Accountability Court Judge Arshad Malik presided over the trial proceedings. Nawaz Sharif was brought to the court from Adiala jail amid tight security.

During the course of cross-examination, Zia said there were certain documents on record to show that the Hill Metal Establishment was a company.

The company’s service documents were solicited through a request under the Mutual Legal Assistance (MLA) on June 20, he added.

The judge adjourned the hearing till Tuesday at the request of the counsel who said he had a case to argue in the Lahore High Court.