LONDON: Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, was rushed to the intensive care unit (ICU) after her condition worsen, Aaj News reported.
Her daughter Maryam Nawaz and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif, both confirmed the report on twitter.
Maryam tweeted, “Ami had a sudden cardiac arrest this morning when we were on the flight and is in ICU and on the ventilator since.”
Ami had a sudden cardiac arrest this morning when we were on the flight & is in ICU & on the ventilator since. Earnest request for duas.
— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) June 14, 2018
Shahbaz in his tweet requested the nation to join him in prayers for speedy recovery of his sister in-law.
My Bhabhi Begum Kalsoom Nawaz is being kept in ICU due to her serious condition. The whole family is praying for her recovery. As the Holy Month of Ramadan comes to an end, I ask my compatriots to join me in prayers for her speedy recovery. The power of prayer is paramount! — Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) June 14, 2018