Lahore: The condition of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif’ is “very serious” after heart complications, reports said on Wednesday.
Doctors said that he should be shifted to hospital soon.
Sharif, 69, who is currently undergoing a seven-year jail term in a Lahore jail, was rushed to a hospital from Kot Lakhpat jail on Tuesday following heart complications.
Reports said he was later discharged from hospital and taken back to jail following medical checkups.
Doctors at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology Lahore said Sharif’s condition was “not very serious”, but suggested “aggressive medication” and regular medical follow-ups to avoid cardiac complications.
Sharif’s cardiologist Adnan Khan, however, termed his condition as “very serious and said he should be shifted to hospital without any delay.
Khan said Nawaz Sharif’s treatment at jail is not possible because of his heart complications. He should be shifted to hospital forthwith so that he is properly taken care of, Khan added.