"The interior ministry on the request of the country's anti-graft body - National Accountability Bureau (NAB)- has placed the names of Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz on ECL", an official of the Interior Ministry confirmed.
"Due process will be implied against the court's decision", Maryam had said, adding: "The institutions in the United Kingdom have already told the Pakistani institutions that no illegality was carried out".
The father-daughter duo, who are in London tending to Nawaz s wife, Kulsoom, who is being treated for cancer and is in a coma after suffering a heart attack last month, announced July 13 as the date for their return.
Far away in Dubai, one baker celebrated the occasion with a Nawaz Sharif behind the bar cake!
On 6 July 2018 Sharif was sentenced to ten years in prison for owning assets beyond his income, whilst his daughter received seven years for her role.
No arrests have been made as yet, they said, adding that legal action will be initiated over the destruction to private property.
An accountability court on Friday sentenced Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison for corrupt practices linked to his family's purchase of upscale London flats.
"Let me make it clear that the law enforcement agencies will arrest Nawaz and Maryam at the airport to implement the court's order", he said.
"This is not the 1970s or 80s; the more you try to cover up [the facts] the more you will be exposed", the PML-N leader added.
PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Auranzeb said a large number of party workers will gather in Lahore from all provinces of the country to give "historic welcome" to Sharif and Maryam.