*ISLAMABAD - **UAE and Saudi Arabia did not sought deal for NAWAZ Sharif, **Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has rejected media rumours. *
*He said Thursday that the governments of Saudi Arabia and the UAE have not sought any deal for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif .*
“There is no question that Saudi Arabia and UAE would want to play any role in any kind of deal,” the federal minister told SAMAA TV.
Chaudhry said that the Sharif family didn’t have a good relationship with the incumbent governments of the UAE and Saudi Arabia.
Nawaz, who has thrice been the prime minister of Pakistan, is currently incarcerated at the Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore. He was sentenced to seven years in prison after being convicted by an accountability court in the Al Azizia Steel Mills case.