Maryam Nawaz moves LHC for return of her passport


PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz has resorted to Lahore High Court (LHC) for return of her passport.

A miscellaneous petition was filed by her through her counsel Amjid Pervez advocate Wednesday.

Maryam Nawaz has taken the plea in the petition NAB kept her passport under custody in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case. No reference has been filed despite lapse of 4 years. Keeping the passport under custody is violation of basic constitutional rights.

It has been said in the petition no one can be kept deprived of basic constitutional rights for indefinite period. I will not flee any where. I had returned to Pakistan after leaving my mother on death bed. No ban has been imposed on the accused for going abroad in NAB law.

She also pleaded in the petition that she had deposited Rs 70 million as security.

She said “ I was granted bail on merit in Chaudhry Sugar Mills case.

She prayed the court to order Deputy Registrar Judicial to return her passport to her.