Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on yesterday (Monday) approached the Islamabad High Court again to have his sentence suspended on medical grounds in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills reference.
His petition will be taken up today (Tuesday) by a two-judge IHC bench comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb.
He has petitioned for sentence suspension on the basis of his deteriorating health.
Nawaz Shareef’s lawyer has submitted his medical reports with the petition too.
According to the petition, all doctors have said that Nawaz’s condition is quite critical. A medical board said that he is suffering from various diseases that can prove to be life threatning.