Islamabad: The High Court has questioned the bail of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif within the Azizia reference.
A two-member bench comprising Chief Justice Islamabad High Court Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Amir Farooq heard former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's request to nominate a consultant within the accountability courtroom.
During the listening to, the Islamabad High Court questioned Nawaz Sharif's bail. Justice Athar Minallah questioned the lawyer of the previous prime minister that two appeals of Nawaz Sharif are pending right here. What is the standing of eight weeks bail? Has your bail expired? As far as the decision is worried, the accused has been declared. If your bail is canceled, then what’s the standing of the accused? , Whether Nawaz Sharif's sentence was suspended or not.
Justice Amir Farooq remarked that the bail granted to the accused by this courtroom has turn out to be ineffective, we had informed the Punjab authorities that it will look into the matter of extension of bail, Nawaz Sharif's bail. Whether or to not clear it to us first, the Islamabad High Court sought particulars of Nawaz Sharif's bail standing.
It ought to be famous that the Islamabad High Court had suspended the sentence of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for eight weeks within the Azizia reference in October 2019. The courtroom had said in its order that even after eight weeks, if Nawaz Sharif If the situation doesn’t enhance, the chief authority, ie the Punjab authorities, may be contacted for extension of the suspension.