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Pak HC receives Nawaz's arrest warrant

Pak HC receives Nawaz's arrest warrant
LONDON: The Pakistan High Commission Thursday received the arrest warrant for PML-N Rahber and former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.Sharif, 70, has been in London since November last year...

September 19, 2020 Home Today's Paper Top Story Pak HC receives Nawaz's arrest warrant Top Story September 19, 2020 LONDON: The Pakistan High Commission Thursday received the arrest warrant for PML-N Rahber and former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.The high commission did not confirm receiving the warrant but sources confirmed the development, reports the media.The Foreign Office was directed to ensure presence of the accused before the court on September 22 through the Pakistan High Commission in the United Kingdom.The Registrar Office of Islamabad High Court (IHC) Thursday sent non-bailable arrest warrant for Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in Al-Azizia Steel Mills and Avenfield Property references through the Foreign Office at his Park Lane London address.

Sharif, 70, has been in London since November last year after the Lahore High Court (LHC) granted him permission to go abroad for four weeks for treatment.The IHC recently issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Nawaz dismissing his application seeking exemption from personal appearance in the hearing of appeals against his conviction in Al-Azizia and Avenfield properties references.

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