LAHORE (9 News) – The jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is being treated by cardiac specialist after suffering a minor heart attack at Services Hospital on Friday night.
Sources said that the condition of Nawaz Sharif has improved and he is being given heart medicines. Moreover, doctors have decided to continue the treatment of the Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIG) injection.
Earlier, Nawaz Sharif tested positive for the cardiac test Tropnin T on Saturday.
The test confirmed that the PML-N Quaid had suffered a minor attack.
Talking to 9 News, Medical Board chief Dr Mahmood Ayaz said that Nawaz Sharif’s condition with regard to heart issue is not serious. He said that Nawaz Sharif was not given oxygen for artificial breathing.
Dr Mahmood Ayaz said that platelets are improving after new medicines. “Nawaz Sharif’s platelets have reached 40,000,” he said.
Nawaz Sharif’s mother, daughter, other family members and PML-N leaders are present in hospital.
Earlier, Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid had informed that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s condition is improving and his platelet count has reached 22,000 in medical test reports.
The minister had informed about the health of the former prime minister. “Nawaz is suffering from blood pressure and heart disease. However, proper treatment is being given to him at Services Hospital where he was admitted after his condition deteriorated,” he mentioned.