ISLAMABAD: Nawaz Sharif approached Islamabad Excessive Courtroom to have his sentence suspended within the Al-Azizia Metal Mills reference.
The previous prime minister has based mostly his plea on medical grounds, nonetheless, earlier the excessive courtroom had turned down his request for lifting the sentence.
An accountability courtroom on December 24 had discovered the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief responsible within the Al Azizia Metal Mills reference and sentenced him to seven years in jail.
In a brief verdict introduced, the courtroom stated there was concrete proof in opposition to the previous premier within the Al-Azizia reference, and that he was unable to offer a cash path within the case.
The courtroom ordered that Nawaz be “sentenced to rigorous imprisonment for a time period of seven years together with a superb if Rs1.5 billion and US$25 million”.