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Salman Ahmed draws ire for sexist tweets about Maryam Nawaz

Pakistan       by Associated Press of Pakistan | Published Pakistan by Associated Press of Pakistan | Published
Kenny Thornton | 13 July, 2018, 17:26

Former Junoon musician, who prides himself as a Sufi and a PTI member, tweeted a photoshopped image of Nawaz's daughter and politician Maryam Nawaz with PTI chief Imran Khan.

Sharif's son-in-law Capt (retd.) M Safdar who has been given one-year jail term for not cooperating with NAB, and aiding and abetting Sharif and Maryam has been arrested and sent to Adiala Jail, Rawalpindi.

With regards to Nawaz's return, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hamza Shehbaz has called on workers to reach Islamabad when the PML-N supremo returns to the country.

Many pointed out that Salman was also encouraging violence against former Nawaz and his daughter Maryam who are now in London, where Kulsoom Nawaz is fighting for her life in a hospital. He would be presented before the accountability court today (Monday).

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"Nawaz Sharif has set a new benchmark by offering his arrest", she said emphasising that their sacrifices will not go in vain as they will benefit the future generations.

A NAB official said taking both the convicts to Islamabad from the Lahore airport by road may require "elaborate security arrangements". The interior ministry has already placed their names on the Exit Control List. He was arrested after he finished his address to his supporters in Rawalpindi earlier on Sunday.

There was a heavy police presence outside the Federal Judicial Complex in Islamabad, where the court is located. Owing the strict security concerns, media was barred from entering the complex premises.

A local court gave 10 years of rigorous imprisonment to 68-year-old Sharif in the Avenfield apartment case last week. The bureau had contacted caretaker government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa seeking help in apprehension of Safdar.

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