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Nawaz Sharif, daughter appear before accountability court

ANI  |  Islamabad [Pakistan] 

Former Sharif on Tuesday arrived at an accountability along with his daughter and son-in-retired in in connection with the corruption cases registered against them.

According to the Dawn, during today's hearing five prosecution witnesses, who are likely to record their statements, will also be cross-questioned by Nawaz's attorney,

Strict security arrangements have been put in place, which was dotted with Muslim League-(PML-N) supporters and senior officials.

A five-member bench of the Supreme on July 28 had directed (NAB) to file references against Nawaz and his children.

The cases pertain to the Al-Azizia Steel Mills, offshore companies including Flagship and properties.

This is Nawaz's 12th, Maryam's 14th and will be Safdar's 16th appearance in the accountability

Twenty-two hearings of the Al Azizia case, 19 of the Flagship case and 18 hearings of the Avenfield case have been held so far, Geo News reported.

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First Published: Tue, January 09 2018. 12:50 IST