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Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's sons, Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz, were declared absconders in anti-graft references against them by an accountability court, on Monday.
According to Dunya News, the court took the decision due to their persistent absence.
The court has also begun to record statements of witnesses and collecting evidence in the corruption references filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
On November 15, the court had passed a similar order declaring them as absconders for the reason.
The shares in six companies owned by Hassan and Hussain Nawaz were ordered frozen.
Non-bailable warrants of arrest were issued for Hassan and Hussain earlier this month for failing to appear before the court.
Last month, the NAB filed four corruption references against the Sharif family and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar with the accountability court. The references were prepared in light of the July 28 judgement of the Supreme Court in the Panamagate case.
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