‘Govt provided best medical facilities to Nawaz’

Published: November 16, 2019
Email
Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Mian Aslam Iqbal. PHOTO: FILE

Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Mian Aslam Iqbal. PHOTO: FILE

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Information and Culture Mian Aslam Iqbal said the provincial the government has provided the best medical facilities to Nawaz Sharif and Punjab chief minister offered his plane to bring medical experts from Karachi. The minister expressed these views while addressing a press conference at the DGPR office yesterday. Finance Minister Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht, DGPR and related officers were also present at the press conference.

“We are not doing politics on Nawaz Sharif’s health, however, his family is doing politics on his health. Nawaz Sharif has not been fined or punished by Imran Khan or the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government but the court has awarded punishment which is suspended due to his illness,” he said.

The minister said the government sought surety bonds against removal of his name from the Exit Control List (ECL).

Published in The Express Tribune, November 16th, 2019.

Facebook Conversations

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Punjab