Petition filed in SC to declare Sharif’s House as Sub-Jail


Lahore (July 23, 2018): A petition to declare house of ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar as sub-jail has been submitted in Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry on Monday.


The petition was filed by the chairman of Watan Party Barrister Zafarullah Khan in which, he stated that references against former PM are pending at accountability court. Nawaz Sharif held office of PM for three times, therefore, his house can legally be declared as sub-jail, he added.

Federation, Punjab Chief Secretary, Home Secretary and Inspector General of the jail have been named in the petition. Four Member Medial Board to Examine Nawaz Sharif Today. Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is not being shifted to PIMS, a four-member medical board constituted by PIMS administration will carry out his medical checkup at the Adyala Jail today. Nawaz Sharif reportedly fell ill at the Adyala Jail on Sunday. Sources said that Nawaz Sharif is facing multiple health issues as the former prime minister is suffering from heart, glyceride, cholesterol and diabetes.