Court cancels exemption from court attendance in respect of Shahbaz Sharif in Ashiana reference

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LAHORE, Jan 21 (Online): Accountability Court (AC) Lahore has cancelled the exemption from attendance in the court in respect of Shahbaz Sharif in Asiana reference and directed him to appear before it in person on January 26.

Ashiana reference came up for hearing before AC Thursday.

The court nullified the exemption from attendance in respect of Mian Shahbaz Sharif.

The learned judge remarked the accused is in the custody of jail authorities at present. He appears in other cases. It does not happen so that an accused appears in one case and he is given exemption in other case. This is case of important nature, therefore, Shahbaz Sharif should appear in person, the court ordered.

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