ISLAMABAD: Accountability Court on Monday ordered to release former premier Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on parole for attending the funeral of his uncle.

As per details, Accountability Court heard on a plea filed by former premier Shahid Khaqans sister to release the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader on parole for attending the funeral of his uncle.

As the hearing went underway, the court ordered to release on parole on conditional grounds.

The AC judge Muhammad Bashir in his remarks said that if the local administration of the twin cities takes up the responsibility of providing him the necessary security then he can be released on parole by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).