LAHORE: On Friday, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) conducted a raid at the residence of Pakistan Muslim League(Nawaz) president and opposition leader in the National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif’s residence.
96-H Model Town, where the raid is taking place, is the residence of Shehbaz and his son Salman Shehbaz. Sharif’s elder son Hamza Shehbaz does not reside at this address.
According to sources, citing NAB officials said the accountability bureau carried out the raid to arrest Hamza Shehbaz in the assets beyond means case, however, the Punjab Assembly opposition leader was not taken into custody.
Shehbaz Sharif along with his sons Hamza and Salman are facing multiple NAB inquires, including those into the Ashiana Housing scandal, Ramzan Sugar Mills and assets beyond means.
“NAB personnel came to search the house without any warrant,” said PML-N Punjab spokesman Malik Muhammad Ahmed.