Rawalpindi: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Pervaiz Rasheed said that Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz met for first time today since their arrest.
Pervaiz Rasheed said that PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif met with her daughter Maryam Nawaz today. He said that it is a first time they met since their arrest. Pervaiz Rasheed addressed media outside the Adiala Jail and revealed that party leaders including him met with Sharif family today.
Pervaiz said that he is informing media with a heavy heart that today is the first time when a father and daughter met with each other. However, he considered it against the jail policies. He said that spirits of Sharif family is still high despite the jail sentence.
Pervaiz Rasheed said that people will vote for PML-N in Pakistan Election 2018 on July 25. He also criticized National Accountability Bureau (NAB) for giving relaxation to Imran Khan in helicopter misuse case.
The Avenfield reference verdict came against Nawaz Sharif and his family. The Accountability Court sentenced the imprisonment of 10, 7, and 1 year to Nawaz, Maryam, and Captain Safdar (retd) respectively. The court also fined Nawaz Sharif and Maryam 8 million and 2 million Pounds respectively. All three leaders later moved to Adiala Jail Rawalpindi.