LAHORE: A Lahore periods court docket has granted interim bail to PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif and Vice President Hamza Shahbaz until July 10 in a sugar scandal case.
Shahbaz was summoned by the FIA tomorrow and Hamza on June 24 for investigation within the sugar scandal.
The PML-N president and vice-president arrived on the periods court docket in Lahore with their legal professionals to acquire interim bail on Monday. Numerous PML-N employees have been additionally current outdoors the periods court docket.
In a petition filed by Advocate Amjad Pervez, the FIA and others have been made respondents. The petition states that the FIA has registered a baseless case on cash laundering prices.
The petitioner mentioned that an FIA summons had been despatched on June 22 for investigation into the case, whereas NAB has already filed a reference on cash laundering allegations. “After NAB’s failure, FIA began a baseless investigation,” it’s argued within the petition.
Petitioner Shahbaz requested that interim bail be granted within the FIA case.
The court docket permitted the bail pleas and granted interim bail until July 10.