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Mother, Daughter, Party Leaders Meet Nawaz in Jail

LAHORE: The mother, daughter and other party leaders met with former Prime Minister and PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat Jail on Thursday.

According to details, Nawaz Sharif was allowed to meet his family from 1 pm till 2:30 pm.

During the meeting, the PML-N workers reached Kot Lakhpat jail in large numbers that caused the mess before the main gate of the jail

As the Maryam Nawaz moved towards jail gate PML-N workers started slogans Maryam Nawaz favour

Other PML-N leaders including Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Ayaz Sadiq and Khawaja Asif were also present on the occasion.

The ex-PM was allotted inmate number 4470 after being shifted to the Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore. His legal team had decided to challenge the accountability court’s verdict in Islamabad High Court (IHC) in next week.

On December 24, Sharif was sentenced to seven years in prison after being convicted in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference.

The accountability court imposed Rs3.47 billion (USD 25 million) fine on the former prime minister for failing to provide a money trail, besides seizure of his assets of Al-Azizia and Hill Metal property.