Islamabad High Court or IHC returned the appeal of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and in the Al Azizia reference verdict on Wednesday (today).
Al Azizia reference verdict challenging appeal filed by Nawaz Sharif is returned by IHC. In addition, IHC registrar showed his reservation over the appeal. However, registrar returned it and ordered that it should be filed again after the addressing of reservations.
NAB appealed to IHC regarding the Nawaz Sharif punishment in Al Azizia Reference, as they want to extend it further. NAB argued that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif did great damage to national reserves and the current punishment is not justifiable for his crime.
However, Nawaz Sharif convicted for 7 years in the Al Azizia reference and acquitted from the Flagship Investment case. Accountability Court announced the verdict and he is arrested from the court after the announcement of the verdict. In addition, the court also ordered him to pay $25 million.