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Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who was serving seven years in jail in a case of corruption, has returned to jail after spending six days in Lahore's hospital.
Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz told reporters outside the hospital here on Thursday that she was sent back to Kot Lakhpat Jail (Lahore) on the request of the government not to be serious about the issue of Nawaz Sharif's health issues. He said that Sharif (69) was in Services Hospital from last Saturday but the government was making fun of his health status.
He said that everyone knows that they have a problem of heart disease, but despite this, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government is recruiting them from one hospital to another. It is revealed that there is no cardiologist in the services hospital, it is a threat to his life.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party chief and leader of opposition in the National Assembly, Shahbaz Sharif will be indicted on February 18 in a case of corruption. This has been said in a media report on Thursday. Shahbaz is currently lodged in jail for his alleged role in the housing scheme scam.
The National Accountability Bureau had detained former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's younger brother Shahbaz (67) on October 5 for his alleged involvement in the Rs.14 billion Asen-e-Iqbal Housing project. Shahbaz is accused of canceling the contract of successful tenderer for the scheme and he allegedly contracted the company of his choice.