RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and soin-in-law of former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, Captain (retd) Safdar has been shifted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) from Adiala Jail after his health deteriorated.
According to reports, the former military man was suffering from stomach ulcer and was continuously vomiting. He was shifted to PIMS on the recommendation of his personal doctor.
He was shifted to a heavily guarded private ward in the hospital. The security around the hospital was also increased.
Sources further said Captain (retd) Safdar has been shifted to cardiac war of PIMS and he had been allotted the same room where his father in law Nawaz Sharif was treated a few days back.
Safdar was sentenced to serve one year in prison by an accountability court in the Avenfield Apartments case. His wife Maryam Nawaz was sentenced to eight and father-in-law Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to 11 years in prison.