ISLAMABAD: President Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seeking to release his elder brother and former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on bail.

As per details, Shahbaz has filed a plea in the IHC seeking to release his elder brother on bail due to his deteriorating health.

Shehbaz has pleaded the court that his brother is severely ill and is suffering from several diseases and he should be allowed to have his treatment from Pakistan or abroad on humanitarian grounds.

He has also pleaded the court to nullify his sentence in Al-Azizia reference.