Umar Sharif’s daughter died due to illegal kidney transplant, reveals probe
LAHORE (92 News) – Hira Sharif, daughter of renowned comedian Umar Sharif, had died due to illegal kidney transplant.
Punjab Human Organ Transplant Authority Director Vigilance Dr Adnan said that the operation performed in Azad Jammu and Kashmir a week ago could not be successful.
He said that Hira Sharif’s brother had given Rs3.4 million to Dr Fawad Ahmed for the kidney transplant.
Dr Adnan said that the Punjab Human Organ Transplant Authority had formed a four-member team for the arrest of Dr Fawad Mumtaz.
Hira was shifted to a private hospital in Lahore after her condition deteriorated. The hospital management had contacted the Punjab Human Organ Transplant Authority, but Hira died the same night.
Hira Sharif’s funeral will be held in Model Town after the return of her father Umar Sharif from America.