National Accountability Bureau or NAB arrested the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case on Friday (today).
In Chaudhry Sugar Mills case, PML-N Chief Nawaz Sharif was arrested by NAB. However, NAB requested for the physical remand of Nawaz Sharif. PML-N leader is currently in Kot Lakhpat Jail after he was convicted in the Al-Aziza Steel Mills case.
NAB revealed that Nawaz Sharif did the money laundering to purchase shares in a sugar mill. Her daughter Maryam Nawaz is on a judicial remand in relation to the Sugar Mills case. Yousaf Abbas, Nawaz’s nephew is also arrested in the same case. In addition, NAB Lahore took a decision to arrest Nawaz Sharif after taking permission from the accountability court to do an investigation in Kot Lakhpat Jail.