Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar will return to Pakistan from London on Monday morning, PML-N Senator Mushahidullah Khan confirmed on Sunday.
Nawaz had travelled to London in August to see his spouse, Kulsoom Nawaz, who has been present process therapy for most cancers.
Chatting with GeoNews, Senator Mushahidullah dismissed the accountability court docket proceedings that had been initiated towards Nawaz and his household as “minor issues”.
He added that he was unaware of whether or not the previous premier will seem earlier than the accountability court docket on Tuesday.
Earlier this month, the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) had summoned the Sharif household to seem earlier than the accountability courts in reference to the Supreme Courtroom-mandated corruption references on Sept 26.
Regardless of being summoned by the Bureau various occasions, family members have to date failed to seem earlier than the investigators. PML-N leaders have mentioned that Nawaz and his youngsters are more likely to skip all proceedings of the accountability court docket.
Final week, terming the proceedings a “farce,” Nawaz’s daughter, Maryam, suggested him to not seem earlier than the accountability court docket.
Nawaz “shouldn’t be part of political and private victimisation within the garb of accountability,” Maryam had mentioned.
In July, because it introduced the Panama Papers verdict, which despatched the previous premier packing, the apex court docket had requested NAB to file references towards the Sharif household and the finance minister.