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Maryam Nawaz meets Sharif for first time since arrest

IANS  |  Rawalpindi 

Former Nawaz Sharif's daughter met him for the first time on Thursday after both were arrested last week in a corruption case, Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader said.

Addressing the media outside the where the three-time Premier, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and (retd) are jailed after their conviction in the Avenfield properties case, Rasheed said that he and other party leaders met the Sharif family earlier in the day, Geo News reported.

He said the father-daughter duo met for the first time on Thursday since their arrest, which he said was against jail norms. The claimed that the incarcerated Sharif family was in the exact same spirits as they were before being jailed.

Sharing a message from the Sharif family, Rasheed said no jail sentence can stop them from achieving their goal and asked the people to vote for their party in the July 25

Sharif was sentenced to 10 years in jail while his daughter received a seven-year term in the properties case last week. His got one-year jail.



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First Published: Thu, July 19 2018. 21:10 IST