Money laundering case: Court issues written order of PM, Punjab CM interim bails approval.

LAHORE -- The Court on Monday issued the written order of approval of the interim bails of Prime Minister Shehbaz Shairf and Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shahbaz in the money laundering case.

Sessions Central Court's judge Ijaz Hassan Awan issued the written decision consisting of twenty-two pages.

The written decision stated that no clues have been found for the charges of unlawful use of authority and bribe against the PM and Punjab CM. Further investigation is required over the allegations of corruption, bribe and unlawful use of authority.

The Investigation officer has not till present written in the police diary that they require to arrest the accused for investigation, it added.

The decision further mentioned that according to the record, FIA quoted that a politician gave Shehbaz Sharif an amount of 14 million for party ticket, while FIA has not given the name of the mentioned politician till present, adding that there was no mention of the said politician even in FIA's case and no solid evidence has been presented in this regard.

According to the decision, the prosecution has not been able to provide any evidence proving that Shehbaz Sharif was a...

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