Lahore (Web Desk): Properties owned by the Sharif family in London’s upscale Park Lane neighbourhood were purchased in the 1990s and there has been no change of ownership since then, BBC Urdu report disclosed.

According to the report, the four flats were purchased in the name of the Nielsen and Nescoll companies, and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son, Hussain Nawaz, had accepted the family's ownership of the companies.

The report allegedly refutes claim of premier’s sons, Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz of having purchased the controversial apartments in 2006.

The report further says that another flat 12-A, which is situated in Evan Field House, was purchased in the name of Flagship Investment Ltd on January 29, 2004. Company documents reveal Hassan Nawaz, another son the premier, as director of Flagship Investment Ltd.