LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz on Tuesday departed for London from Lahore airport.
They have been granted a week-long exemption from appearing in Accountability Court from Dec 5 to Dec 11 during yesterday’s hearing.
According to sources, Nawaz Sharif will return home after one week.
Nawaz Sharif will remain in London to accompany his ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz, who is undergoing cancer treatment.
Earlier today, the court resumed hearing of NAB references against Nawaz Sharif and his family.
Prosecution witnesses recorded their statements before Judge Muhammad Bashir. Counsel for Sharif family Khawaja Haris will cross examine the witnesses. – Samaa
Story first published: 5th December 2017