Lahore: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz met deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif at Kot Lakhpat jail on Tuesday following reports of his health.
Maryam Nawaz came to Kot Lakhpat jail on Tuesday to meet her father and inquired about his health, interrogated him if he was given given proper medical care.
The meeting between the daughter and father continued for half an hour.
Nawaz Sharif reported that he had flu and fever and jail sources told that h was thoroughly examined and treated and given proper medication.
A PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz told that Mr Nawaz Sharif had requested the jail authorities to allow him to be checked by his personal physician, but his request is not yet considered.
Years ago, Nawaz Sharif underwent an open-heart surgery in London.
During her last Thursday’s visit, Ms Maryam had tweeted: “Just came out of Kot lakhpat jail. MNS (Mian Nawaz Sharif) was fine and Alhamdolillah in high spirits. Thank you everyone for your prayers, unflinching support & good wishes. God bless you all.”
Just came out of Kotlakhpat jail. MNS was fine and Alhamdolillah in high spirits. Thank you everyone for your prayers, unflinching support & good wishes. God bless you all.
— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) January 3, 2019
Deposed PM Sharif was sent to jail after he was sentenced to seven years imprisonment pertaining to the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case on Dec 25 by an accountability court in Islamabad. He was later shifted to Kot Lakhpat jail on his request.