Nawaz Sharif to return Pakistan on Oct 24

LONDON: With an adjustment in his timetable, previous leader Nawaz Sharif will return home from London on Oct 24 rather than Oct 22 to show up in a accountability court for an upcoming hearing in unite references against him and other members from his family on Oct 26. As per the latest calendar, Sharif will arrive in Lahore at 8:00 am on Oct 24.

On Oct 5, the previous PM had left for London to visit his ailing wife Begum Kulsoom Nawaz experiencing treatment for throat cancer.

The accountability court, Islamabad, has prosecuted Sharif in absentia through his pleader in three references and will start recording the announcements of NAB witnesses from Oct 26.