Islamabad (Shahid Kazmi – A sigh of relief for PMLN from Honorable Lahore High Court, Lahore. Court set aside the decision to declare Nusrat Shahbaz, absconder in Money Laundering Case. Honorable Lahore High ordered Nusrat Shahbaz to appoint a representative to attend court proceedings on her behalf. Nusrat Shahbaz will attend court proceedings, in person, after getting well and healthy, said the court. Mrs. Shahbaz’s representative will be bound to aware Mrs. Shahbaz about court proceedings. NAB was represented by Syed Faisal Raza Bukhari, Special Prosecutor NAB, while Amjad Pervez Advocate was representing Mrs. Shahbaz Sharif.

Petition was filed by Nusrat Shahbaz seeking relief on medical and old age grounds. Medical history of Nusrat Shahbaz was also discussed in court proceedings. NAB prosecutor urged not to oppose acceptance of this petition, on acceptance of three conditions by Begum Nusrat Shahbaz. First condition was expressed that, representative of Nusrat Shahbaz will attend the court on every date of hearing. Representative will bring in knowledge of Nusrat about all court hearings, the second condition. Third and final condition was about Nusrat Shahbaz to attend the court after getting well. Lawyer from Nusrat Shahbaz, didn’t opposed all three conditions.
Accountability Court, Lahore, declared Begum Nusrat Shahbaz, wife of Ex-CM Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif, absconder on 08 Dec, 2020 in money laundering case filed against family of Mian Shahbaz Sharif.