Nawaz’s medical board head suffers cardiac arrest

FILE PHOTO: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif looks out the window of his plane after attending a ceremony to inaugurate the M9 motorway between Karachi and Hyderabad, Pakistan February 3, 2017. REUTERS/Caren Firouz/File Photo TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTX3D8PC

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the medical board appointed to look after convicted former prime minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif has been hospitalised after suffering a cardiac arrest.

The chief, Dr Ejaz Qadeer, is also the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) executive director.

Dr Qadeer has been given medical treatment including a pacemaker.

The former PM had been shifted to PIMS on July 29.


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