LAHORE: A picture of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif drinking tea with other members of his family at a London restaurant went viral on social media yesterday.
Due to which the Government of Punjab has been confused about the "serious nature" of his illness and this may cause difficulties for the provincial government to extend the stay of the PML-N to abroad.
According to the report, yesterday, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry uploaded a picture on his Twitter account showing the former Prime Minister in good shape.
لندن کے ھسپتال کے انتہائ نگہداشت یونٹ میں ہونیوالی ملاقات کے مناظر۔۔۔ کھاؤ پیو بیماری کا علاج انتہائ انہماک سے جاری ہے اور سارے مریض بہتر محسوس کر رہے ہیں۔ pic.twitter.com/pl6Z2hlXw6— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) January 13, 2020
Criticizing the image, the federal minister said that the treatment of the disease in the intensive care unit of the London hospital was going on very slowly and all the patients were feeling better.
According to reports, the picture was discussed at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's departure to London in November last year, criticized the Prime Minister, saying that doctors say, "If this person does not go out for treatment, he will die at any time but Air Ambulance going to London As I rode, their nature suddenly recovered and I looked healthy at the same time.
After the aforementioned photo came to light, the Punjab government came into motion and sought the latest reports from Nawaz Sharif's personal physician, Dr Adnan Khan, on his request to extend his stay abroad.
On the other hand, PML-N leaders, while giving a statement, said that the PTI leader was playing politics on Nawaz Sharif's health, he should get out of 'Sharif phobia' and focus on the main issues of Country.
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Talking about this, the PML-N leader in London said, "The doctor had told Nawaz Sharif to go out to change the environment because he said that he was constantly staying indoors." Not good for health so on Sunday he went out to take fresh air and taking tea at a restaurant.
The picture can be seen in Nawaz Sharif's son Hassan Nawaz, PML-N president Shahbaz Sharif, his son Salman Shahbaz and former finance minister Ishaq Dar.
It is also to be noted that on the expiry of the four-week leave from London for treatment, the former Prime Minister on December 23 applied for an extension of stay abroad with which he was hospitalized. Reports were also attached.
However, the Punjab government had not taken any decision on this till now and has now sought their latest medical reports.