CrimeTop Stories- Al Azizya Reference: Nawaz Sharif awarded 7 years jail and $2.5 million fine
*ISLAMABAD - Nawaz Sharif has been awarded 7 years jail and fine worth $2.5 million in Al Azizya Reference case by Accountability Court.*
*Earlier All eyes are on Judge Arshad Malik as he will announce the verdict on Al Alzizia and Flagship references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif today (Monday).*
The verdict will be announced at 2pm, according to PML-N leader Barrister Zafarullah, who is also a member of Nawaz's legal time. He said security officials have informed them of this. However, we cannot say anything directly as we have not been allowed inside the court, he said.
Nawaz left for the accountability court at 1:50pm. He was accompanied by Hamza Shehbaz, former Sindh governor Mohammad Zubair and Pervez Rasheed. He was at Abbas Afridi's farmhouse in Chak Shahzad where he met his lawyers and party leaders.
He arrived at the accountability court at 2:20pm.