ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif may go abroad for treatment, sources said.
According to the sources, the former premier is still facing the platelets issue and the cause of decreasing platelets not traced till now. The sources also said that the former prime minister agreed for treatment from abroad after the family’s consultations.
After legal formalities, the former premier will leave for abroad. However, PML-N is mulling over approaching the federal government for removal of his name from the exit control list (ECL) to pave the way for his traveling abroad for the purpose.
PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif has been holding consultations with his legal team to get the names of Nawaz Shairf and his daughter Maryam Nawaz out of the no-fly list, the sources said.
They said the PML-N supremo’s unstable platelet count is giving serious cause for concern. His personal physician Dr Adnan would contact Sharif’s London doctors for consultations about his treatment.
A day earlier, PML-N spokesperson Marriyam Aurangzeb said the Nawaz Sharif’s platelets dropped once again today due to which his condition remains critical. She said the panel of doctors treating the PML-N supremo is unable to figure out the reason for a sudden drop in his platelets.
On Wednesday, the PML-N quid had reached his residence at Jati Umra in Lahore where a specialised intensive care unit (ICU
) was set up for his treatment.
The former premier along with his daughter left Lahore’s Services Institute of Medical Sciences (SIMS), where they had been admitted since October 23 and 24, respectively.
Doctors said that there is threat to the life Nawaz Sharif until the treatment of platelets. His sugar level is not under control.
Doctors had discharged Nawaz Sharif from Services Hospital yesterday but he stayed in Services Hospital due to a delay in the issuance of the ‘Robkar’ (release order) of his daughter Maryam Nawaz.
An ambulance reached Services Hospital to shift Nawaz Sharif but he traveled to Jati Umra on his personal vehicle after a medical check-up was done which showed that his platelet count has further dropped to 30,000.
The medical board at Services Hospital has advised to carry out a genetic test of the former premier to diagnose his ailment. Nawaz Sharif was under-treatment at Services Hospital for over 14 days.