Jailed former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Captain Muhammad Safdar (retd.) on Monday filed separate appeals, challenging the verdict in a corruption case. The Islamabad High Court will hear their appeals on Tuesday, according to a media report.

Mr. Sharif, 68, and his daughter Ms. Maryam, 44, were arrested in Lahore on July 13 on their arrival from London after an accountability court found them guilty over his family’s ownership of four luxury flats in London. They were later taken to Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi. Mr. Sharif’s son-in-law, Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar, who was arrested on July 8, is also lodged in the same Adiala Jail.

Seven separate appeals were filed in the Islamabad High Court by the three convicts’ lawyers — three on behalf of Mr. Sharif, and two each on behalf of Ms. Maryam and Capt. Safdar — on the corruption cases against them, according to Dawn News.

The Islamabad High Court will hear on Tuesday the appeals filed by Mr. Sharif, Ms. Maryam and Capt. Safdar challenging the Avenfield verdict against them, Geo News reported.

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