AC extends judicial remand of Hamza Shehbaz till August 21
LAHORE: An accountability court (AC) on Friday extended judicial remand of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shehbaz till August 21 in Ramzan Sugar Mills corruption case.
The hearing was presided over by the Duty Judge Waseem Akhtar. On this occasion, strict security measures were taken around the Accountability Court to avert any mishap.
The court on NAB’s request extended judicial remand of the opposition leader in Punjab Assembly by 12 days.
Shehbaz Sharif skipped today’s court appearance due to non-availability.
The NAB has filed a reference accusing former Punjab chief minister Shahbaz Sharif, his son Hamza Shahbaz and others for causing losses to the national exchequer and misusing authority by sanctioning construction of a bridge to facilitate the sugar mills.