LAHORE: An accountability court of Lahore on Thursday indicted Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shahbaz in Ramzan Sugar Mills reference.
During the hearing headed by judge Amjad Nazir Chaudhry, both the accused pleaded not guilty in the reference.
Meanwhile, after being indicted Shehbaz Sharif told the judge that he is being dragged into fake case as he has always worked with honesty and served the people of Punjab for ten years.
“I didn’t take salary and even money for petrol for 12 years. I brought investment to the Pakistan for economic stability,” he added.
The PML-N President further told that he didn’t build drain with nation’s money as he was a public representative with emotions for general masses. I always tried to provide employment chances to the unemployed people, he went on to say.
Subsequently, the accountability court has summoned all the witnesses in next hearing and directed the counsels to record their arguments on the same day.