NAB’s lethargic attitude caused delay in Sharif’s appeal: Islamabad High Court

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The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has expressed displeasure over lethargic attitude of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) after it failed to submit a reply in an appeal filed by the former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.

Subsequently, IHC’s division bench comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani while reprimanding the NAB officials for failing to furnish a reply in Sharif’s appeal against his conviction in the Al-Azizia reference summoned the NAB’s Director General of Rawalpindi chapter Irfan Mangi on the next date of hearing.

Sharif was the second world leader, along with the former prime minister of Iceland, Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, to resign as a result of the leak.

When the appeal was taken up for hearing, the prosecution informed

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