Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz depart for London today to visit Begum Kulsoom Nawaz who was said to be admitted in hospital in critical condition. According to news sources mother of Maryam Nawaz, Begum Kulsoom was admitted to the emergency ward of the hospital. However she seems to have been moved to a normal ward room after her health was stabilized.
Daughter Maryam had just posted a tweet where she asked the people to send special prayers for her mother and that they are departing to see her mother to London. She added that if the court does not grant exemption in hearings of the cases then they will return before the next court session. She posted this message along with a picture of Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif onboard the plane in his seat.
Off to London to see Ami. If exemption not granted, will return before next hearing Insha'Allah. Pls remember her in your special prayers. pic.twitter.com/W0v64Ycsfj
— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) April 18, 2018
Begum Kulsoom Nawaz who was diagnosed with a form of cancer called lymphoma – a cancer of the lymph nodes. She has been going under chemotherapy since last year. Recently the doctors had noted that the cancerous tumors had reappeared at the lymph nodes. She was hospitalized two days ago in critical condition.