Nawaz Sharif terms Shehbaz’s arrest regretful, ridiculous

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan Muslim Nawaz (PML-N) supremo on Friday said the arrest of Shehbaz Sharif not only regretful, but it was ridiculous as well.

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Former PM reacting to the arrest of his brother Shehbaz Sharif termed it worst victimisation.

“Everyone knows the PTI government is responsible for this worst vicitimisation,” he added.

He was of the view that Shehbaz being the chief minister of Punjab had set an example of public service with honesty, adding that  his services was not even acknowledged by the nation but foreign governments and international organisations admired his services as well.

It is pertinent to mention here that National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday nabbed former chief minister of Punjab, opposition leader and Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) president Shehbaz Sharif in Ashiana Housing Scandal.

The PML (N) president and former Punjab chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif was arrested as he appeared before the NAB headquarters in Lahore.

Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) member and opposition leader in Punjab Assembly has condemned arrest of former Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif and termed it as pre-poll rigging before by-elections.

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