LAHORE (Sarzameen News)- Following the Avenfield verdict against Maryam nawaz, PML-N Lahore President Pervaiz Malik’s son Ali Pervaiz was awarded the party ticket for NA-127 constituency.
PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif awarded tickets to the new candidates. Irfan Shafi Khokhar has been allotted the ticket for PP-173.
Previously, Maryam Nawaz was contesting the election from both the seats.
On the other hand, Capt (redt) Safdar’s brother Mohammad Sajjad will contest election in NA-14, Mansehra in his place.
On July 6, accountability court jailed former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (r) Muhammad Safdar for 10, 7 and 1 year respectively.
Announcing verdict judge, Muhammad Bashir ruled that the Avenfield apartments of the Sharif family shall be seized by the federal government.
The judge while awarding 10 years imprisonment to Nawaz Sharif also imposed an eight million pound (Rs1.2billion) fine, while a fine of two million pound (Rs322 million) has been imposed on his daughter Maryam Nawaz .
The court also issued permanent arrest warrants of ex-PM’s sons Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz.