Nawaz Sharif appears before Accountability Court

Nawaz Sharif appears before Accountability Court

ISLAMABAD - The deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appeared before the accountability court for the hearing of remaining corruption reference him and his family on Thursday.

According to details, Judge Arshad Malik was hearing the Al-Azizia Steel Mills and Flagship Investment corruption references against the Sharifs.

As the hearing underway, Nawaz’s counsel, Khawaja Haris continued to cross-examine investigation officer Mehboob Alam.

On Tuesday, Haris completed the cross-examination of Panamagate joint investigation team (JIT) head and National Accountability Bureau (NAB) star witness Wajid Zia. The ex-premier was also exempted from appearing in court for two days on account of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s death and directed to appear today.