Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam Nawaz arrested and Shifted to Adiala Jail

From News Desk Islamabad NBIA:

Nawaz Sharif, Former prime minister and his daughter Maryam Nawaz were arrested after arriving in Lahore on Friday night, a week after being sentenced to prison in the Avenfield properties case.

Both Father and daughter arrived in Lahore at 8:50pm from UAE after their flight was delayed for over two hours. .

A National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team took Former prime minister Nawaz Shareef and his daughter Maryam in its custody from the plane, while their passports were take away by officials of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA).

They were boarded on a special plane which took off for Islamabad. The flight landed at the New Islamabad airport, and Nawaz and Maryam were taken to the Adiala Jail in separate armoured personnel carriers escorted by police convoys.
Meanwhile, a notification was issued by the Islamabad administration declaring the rest house at the Sihala Police Training College in the capital as a sub-jail with immediate effect and until further orders.

However, sources said authorities had decided to keep the two at Adiala Jail for now.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Law and Justice issued a notification saying that the accountability court would conduct a trial of references against Nawaz and others at the Adiala jail.

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