Lahore : Islamabad High Court to announce its verdict today 25th February on Nawaz Sharif bail application on medical ground
in the Al Azizia reference .
The petition was heard by an IHC division-bench, comprising Justice Amir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani .
The petition, which was submitted on January 26, cited Nawaz Sharif’s cardiac condition as grounds for bail. It says that Nawaz Sharif’s has heart and kidney problems along with hypertension. His kidneys can stop working if his condition deteriorates. He has been asked to be shifted to a hospital on an immediate basis.
The reports of the medical board have been submitted in court too.
Nawaz Sharif’s lawyer has filed an appeal against the sentence too. The petition says that the former PM should be released on bail and his sentence should be suspended till the court gives a verdict on his appeal.