LAHORE: Accountability Court on Tuesday sent Aftab Mehmood on Judicial remand in connection to his alleged involvement in money laundering scandal for the sake of Shahbaz Sharif’s family till June 21.
As per details, Aftab Mehmood who is accused of his involvement in a case pertaining to his alleged involvement in money laundering scandal for the sake of Shehbaz’s family was produced before the court upon the as his previously granted 14 days remand was ended today.
As the hearing went underway the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) prosecutor told the court that the accused is involved in alleged money laundering for the sake of former Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, his sons Hamza and Salman Shahbaz, by adding that the anti-graft watchdog had obtained concrete evidence from the suspect and several other things are yet to be obtained.
At which, the defence counsel told the court that his client was on physical remand for the past 50 days and there is no need to extend it any further.
The court after a short hearing announced its reserved judgment and send him to jail on judicial remand for 10 days and adjourned the case’s hearing till June 21.