Nawaz Sharif is likely to be shifted to the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) in Lahore upon doctors’ recommendation for medical treatment.
A per details Nawaz Sharif was immediately examined for his health condition today when he complained that he was feeling unwell.
PML-N’s President and leader of opposition in the National Assembly of Pakistan expressed his concerns over the government’s “apathetic attitude” towards the health of Nawaz Sharif.
Shahbaz Sharif also alleged that the PTI government was not providing adequate health facilities to the former prime minister and even denied him a cardiac ambulance.
Shahbaz sharif said “This is the worst kind of political revenge. Depriving a patient of treatment is tantamount to killing him, Imran Niazi would be responsible if anything happened to Nawaz Sharif,” he added.
Dr. Adnan Khan, a personal physician of the former prime minister also wrote to the Punjab chief secretary, asking the provincial government to provide Mr Sharif with specialized medical care round the clock.
He said Mr. Sharif had not been provided adequate “medical facilities to cope with multiple co-morbidities which cannot be treated from within the jail premises”.
The former Premier is serving a seven-year imprisonment in Kot Lakhpat jail in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case.