ISLAMABAD: Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) has submitted a formal request to meet incarcerated former premier Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat in Lahore. .

The JUI-F has written a letter to Punjab Home Secretary seeking permission to visit Nawaz Sharif.

According to Dunya News, a three-member delegation comprising Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, Maulana Asad Mehmood and Akram Khan Durrani will inquire about Nawaz Sharif’s health in jail.

The JUI-F leaders will convey Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s message to the former premier about their upcoming Azadi March.