Lahore Hamza Shabaz filed for bail extension to Lahore High Court. On Tuesday, Lahore High Court rejected his plea for bail extension. Resultantly, he withdrew the bail plea for money laundering and holding assets beyond his income.
Once he withdrew the bail plea, the officials of NAB Lahore arrested him immediately. Hamza Shahbaz is facing the case for corruption in Ramzan Sugar Mills, money laundering via fake bank accounts and for keeping assets beyond income.
While talking to the media, Hamza Shahbaz stated in a peaceful mood that nobody can prove even a single rupee corruption against him. He further stated that he will quite the politics if someone proves the corruption.
Hamza, along with National Assembly Opposition Leader, Shehbaz Sharif, was indicted in the Ramzan Sugar Mills case on April 9.
In February last, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had filed a reference against the PML-N leaders alleging that the former Punjab chief minister misused his authority by using public money for the construction of a bridge to facilitate the Ramzan mills, owned by his sons – Hamza Shehbaz and Suleman Shehbaz.