Nawaz Sharif directs party leaders to give stern response to Shehbaz arrest
September 28, 2020
LONDON (92 News) – PML-N Quaid Nawaz Sharif on Monday held consultation with the party leaders over the arrest of party president Shehbaz Sharif. According to sources, Nawaz Sharif had directed the party leaders to give a stern response to the arrest of Shehbaz Sharif. He also directed the party leaders to take other opposition leaders into confidence over the matter. In a tweet, Nawaz Sharif said that the puppet system had endorsed the APC resolution by arresting Shehbaz Sharif. "Shehbaz Sharif had already stated that the APC decisions would be implemented whether he would be in jail or outside." The PML-N Quaid said that no one should misunderstand that such cheap tactic could force them to surrender. https://twitter.com/NawazSharifMNS/status/1310584255462944768?s=20 Earlier on Monday, the National Accountability Court (NAB) had again arrested Opposition Leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif after the cancellation of his interim bail in the Lahore High Court. A bench comprising Justice Sardar Ahmed Naeem ad Justice Farooq Haider cancelled the bail after hearing the detailed arguments. He was arrested from courtroom after the cancellation of his bail. Earlier, Shehbaz Sharif was arrested in the Ashiyana Housing scandal. Azam Nazir Tarar, counsel for Shehbaz Sharif, presented the arguments. He contended that his client had paid the tax on his income and got it audited. "The NAB is not accepting the tax return after 20 years," he added. Shehbaz Sharif came to the rostrum and said that he was standing before court even after paying the tax for 12 years. "Not a single penny was transferred to his account from any company. I withdraw the bail application if a single penny is proved against me," he added.