The Honorable Islamabad High Court heard the suspension petitions of the former prime minister of Pakistan Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Capt. (Retd) Safdar Hussain in avenfield reference case today. The petitions were heard by the divisional bench comprising of two honorable judges of Islamabad High Court, Mr. Justice Athar MinAllah and Mr. Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb.
The appellate court heard the counsel of the petitioners and the prosecutor for national accountability bureau at length and later on delivered its order on the petition. The honorable court suspended the sentences of all three petitioners against the bail bonds of Rs. 500,000/- each, till the final disposal of their pending appeals.