LAHORE: Accountability Court (AC) of Lahore on Friday approved former premier Nawaz Sharif exemption of appearance in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case.
The court also extended the judicial remands of Hamza Shahbaz and Yousuf Abbass for more 14 days.
The AC Lahore heard the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case while Justice Ameer Muhammad Khan headed the hearing, while the jail authorities presented Yousuf Abbass after conclusion of his judicial remand.
Fresh medical reports of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has been submitted in the accountability
court by Nawaz’s counsel Amjad Pervez, in the Chaudhary Sugar Mills case.
“Nawaz Sharif’s condition has not stabilized yet and he is still undergoing the medical process. He will appear before the court following the improvement in his health,” Nawaz’s counsel tells the court.
The same court extended the judicial remand of Hamza Shahbaz Sharif in the Ramzan Sugar Mills case
The accountability court then adjourned the hearing in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case till February 28.
Presiding Judge Ameer Muhammad Khan on January 31 directed the Nawaz’s counsel to present fresh reports and also convince the court that his client was not able to travel.