He stated that he was undergoing medical checkup in London.

LONDON (Dunya News) –Leader of Opposition in National Assembly and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday filed a petition in the accountability court seeking exemption from the appearance in the court.

The PML-N president stated in his plea that he was in London for the treatment of his elder brother and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.

He stated that he was also undergoing medical checkup in London.

The PML-N president prayed the court to grant him exemption from appearance in the court hearings.

Shehbaz further said that his lawyer Muhammad Nawaz Chaudhry will appear in the court on his behalf and he has sent a power of attorney for his lawyer.