File photo of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif. Photograph:( Twitter )
Nawaz Sharif’s counsel had pleaded bail on medical grounds for 8 weeks.
Pakistan Supreme court on Tuesday granted six weeks bail to Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on medical grounds.
Nawaz Sharif’s counsel had pleaded bail on medical grounds for 8 weeks. The counsel will reapply for an extension in bail with a report after 6 weeks
Sharif is also barred from travelling abroad during his bail period.
After complaining about high fever, headache and severe body pain, Sharif was shifted to Jinnah Hospital from Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore last month.
Sharif is currently serving a seven-year jail term in connection with Al-Azizia graft case.