Doctors initially believed Sharif had contracted dengue fever, which is rampant in Pakistan, but on Tuesday the government issued a statement saying his concerningly low platelet count may have been the results of medication he was taking.
The premier took to social media and said that political differences aside, his sincerest prayers are with the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader.
The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday granted bail to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President and daughter of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, who was arrested by the National Accountability Bureau on Aug.8 in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case.
Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday suffered an angina attack while undergoing treatment at a Lahore hospital.
"The family of the former prime minister formally approached the interior ministry asking the government to allow Sharif to travel abroad for medical treatment," a Sharif aide told AFP on condition of anonymity.
Fawad Hussain said, “Visits to a meeting in the intensive care unit of a London hospital. The treatment of Eat Drink Disease continues to be extremely poignant and all patients are feeling better.”
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Monday threw the ball back in the federal government’s court regarding the removal of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s name from the Exit Control List (ECL),
The federal cabinet on Tuesday removed the name of deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif from the Exit Control List (ECL) and allowed him to go abroad for medical treatment if he files a surety/security bond to return to Pakistan.
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who is currently in London, is likely to fly to the United States on Dec.16 for medical treatment of his ailment there.