PML(N) leadership arrives at Adiyala jail to meet Nawaz

RAWALPINDI: On Thursday,  Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) leaders began arriving at Adiala Jail  to meet deposed ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz, who are serving their jail sentence here following their conviction in a Avenfield corruption reference.

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PML(N) aide Ahsan Iqbal, ex-foreign minister Khawaja Asif, former special assistant on foreign affairs to the PM Tariq Fatemi and former information minister Marriyum Aurengzeb were among the visitors scheduled to meet their supreme imprisoned leaders on the prisoners meeting day, which is observed on Thursdays.

Moreover, former Sindh governor Mohammad Zubair, ex-defence minister Khurram Dastgir, and other leaders including Saira Afzal Tarar, Chaudhary Tanvir, Javed Hashmi and Pervaiz Rasheed also reached Adiala Jail to meet the PML-N quaid.

Nawaz’s younger brother and PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif is also expected to meet the jailed duo today, prior to attending an all-parties conference summoned by an alliance of opposing parties protesting the victory of the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in the July 25 general elections.

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