Renowned actor and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Kanwal Nauman suffered a brain hemorrhage on Monday.
She was taken to Jinnah Hospital where doctors treating her blamed high blood pressure for the stroke.
A spokesman for the Health Department said a medical board had been constituted to treat her. The board includes Prof Muhammad Masood, Prof Waseem Shafqat and Dr Mohsin Zahir.
“Kanwal Nauman was admitted to Jinnah Hospital in a critical condition. Doctors say she has suffered a brain hemorrhage,” he said.
“Although she has developed some complications, she is out of danger and being moved to a room from the intensive care unit,” Jinnah Hospital’s Dr Arif said. The actor was elected MPA on a reserved seat.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 2nd, 2016.