Nawaz leaves for Pakistan from Saudi ArabiaNovember 25th, 2007 - 4:40 pm ICT by admin
Medina, Nov 25 (ANI): A special plane carrying former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother Shahbaz Sharif and other family members left the holy city of Medina for Lahore.
The convoys of PML-N workers started arriving in Lahore to accord a rousing welcome to the Sharifs. Large welcome banners and pictures of the Sharif brothers have been displayed at several places in Lahore.
The central and provincial leaders of PML-N, lawyers and members of civil society will receive the Sharifs at the Lahore Airport.
Sharif will be landing at the Lahore Airport at 4 p.m. today, PML-N sources have said.
Sharif is expected to first visit Data Darba in a procession and address a public meeting.
Security has been tightened in Lahore especially on the airport ahead of arrival of Sharif.
Provincial Home Department has allowed only hundred party leaders to receive the Sharifs at the airport, the PML-N sources have claimed.
Meanwhile, the home department has said that the authorities have decided to give free hand to Nawaz Sharif, but he has not been permitted for holding a public meeting.
Nawaz Sharif, Shahbaz Sharif and other family members will be transported to home from the airport, The News quoted a Home Department statement, as saying. (ANI)
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