LAHORE -- Two accountability courts on Wednesday extended judicial remand of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shehbaz in the Ramzan Sugar Mills and illegal assets/money laundering cases.
Accountability Court Judge Amjad Nazir Chaudhry heard the Ramzan Sugar Mills case, wherein Hamza Shehbaz was produced.
A counsel on behalf of PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif informed the court that his client could not appear due to backache and requested to grant one-time exemption to him from personal appearance.
Subsequently, the court adjourned the case till November 12 while granting one-time exemption from personal appearance to Shehbaz Sharif. The court also directed the National Accountability Bureau for filing a reference by the next date of hearing in the matter.
Hamza was also...