Musharraf allowed to proceed abroad for treatment: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior, Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan on Thursday said the government has decided to allow former President General (R) Pervez Musharraf to proceed abroad for medical treatment.

The decision had been taken in the light of Supreme Court judgement as lawyers of the former President approached the government and sought exclusion of his name from Exit Control List (ECL), he said while addressing a news conference here.