Maryam Nawaz, Captain Safdar set to return Pakistan

LONDON: Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain Safdar are set to return to Pakistan and have confirmed their seats.

However; Sharif’s sons, Hassan and Hussain Nawaz, will stay in London with their mother Kulsoom Nawaz, who is undergoing treatment for cancer.

Earlier, Nawaz Sharif arrived in Islamabad at around 7:30am from London via Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) PK-786.

Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq, PML-N information secretary Sen­ator Mushahidullah Khan, Prime Minister’s Adviser on Aviation Sardar Mehtab Abbasi, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, Railway Minister Saad Rafique, Anushay Rehman, Khurram Dastagir, Talal Chaudhry and Islamabad mayor Ansar Aziz received Nawaz Sharif on the airport.

Maryam Nawaz while praising the valour and courage of his father tweeted that Sharif decided to return to Pakistan knowing that what he faces is not accountability.

The ousted premier is set to appear before the accountability court in Islamabad tomorrow in connection with the corruption references filed against him.