Monday, January 17, 2022  | 13 Jamadilakhir, 1443
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > Government

Nawaz Sharif challenges conviction in Al Azizia reference

An appeal has been filed in the Islamabad High Court

SAMAA | - Posted: Jan 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 3 years ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Jan 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 3 years ago

An appeal has been filed in the Islamabad High Court

Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has challenged his conviction in the Al Azizia reference.

He filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court on Tuesday. The PML-N Quaid has requested for the sentence to be declared void.

Related: Nawaz Sharif sentenced to seven years, $25m fine in the Al Azizia reference

On December 24, Nawaz was convicted by an accountability court in the Al Azizia reference and sentenced to seven years in jail.

A $25 million fine was imposed on him too. He is currently completing his sentence at Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 
HOME  
 
 

One Comment

  1. sy  January 1, 2019 3:47 pm/ Reply

    will bring shame on our judicial system if people like him are released. many overseas will stop sending money to Pakistan and will probably settle in other countries

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 

 
 
 

MOST READ
MOST READ
Ahmadi leader faces sexual assault charges, this time in US
Shahid Khaqan admits to visa problems for Nawaz Sharif
Video: Zahir Jaffer carried to court by police officers
What was a woman doing in PIA cockpit, asks PTI MNA
Two dead in Karachi hospital fire
Sharae Faisal faces partial closure amid JI rally
‘Army will ask to roll back COAS extension law’
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp