Lahore: Local News media reported that The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has arrested Maryam Nawaz and Yousuf Abbas on Thursday.
It further reported that PML-N vice President Maryam Nawaz and her cousin Yousuf Abbas have been arrested in Sugar Mills case by team NAB.
Maryam Nawaz was arrested from Kot Lakhpat jail where she has gone to meet her father, Nawaz Sharif. She is directly taken into the NAB office after the arrest.
The sources further revealed that there would be a proper medical checkup of both accused before they appear to the Accountability Court on Friday.
Meanwhile, PML-N workers have started a protest outside the Parliament House.
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto has also strongly condemned the arrest of a female opposition leader. His response was quite aggressive. While Asif Ali Zardari also showed aggression as soon as the news of her arrest came out.