LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Shehbaz Sharif and his son Hamza Shahbaz have been transferred to Kot lakhpat jail. They were released on parole for 6 days over the demise of Shehbaz’s mother.
Both the leaders were given relief to attend the funeral of Begum Shamim Akhtar. Shehbaz Sharif and Hamza were transferred back to Central Jail Kot Lakhpat under tight security. The two leaders were taken in separate convoys for security reasons.
On the occasion of the departure of Shehbaz Sharif and Hamza, the League workers chanted slogans in favor of their leaders and against the government.
Before leaving, Maryam Nawaz had a farewell meeting with the two leaders.
It may be recalled that Shehbaz Sharif and Hamza Shahbaz were released on a five-day parole by the Punjab government on November 27 after the death of Begum Shamim Akhtar.