LAHORE: LHC has ordered the government to remove Nawaz Sharif Name from Exit Control List so that he could travel abroad for getting treatment.
The LHC bench has allowed the former premier to travel abroad for a period of four weeks while if his health condition could not be improved then the duration could be extended.
The court rejected the federal government objections on the draft presented by the court also quashed the condition of the federal government to provide an indemnity bond.
Earlier, the LHC) presented petitioner Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the federal government’s counsels a proposed draft on the undertaking for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s removal from the no-fly list on a conditional basis.
Meanwhile, LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif appreciated the Lahore High Court’s (LHC) verdict allowing Nawaz Sharif to go abroad for medical treatment.
Shehbaz had earlier gave a written statementt submitted before the court that he will facilitate the return of Nawaz after he gets treated.
Speaking to media, Shehbaz thanked the nation and his lawyers after the LHC issued directives to the government to remove former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s name from the ECL.
“The high court has allowed Nawaz to go abroad without the government’s conditions,” he said.