ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader and former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday revealed that his party’s supremo Nawaz Sharif will return to Pakistan after undergoing three surgeries.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that it will take Nawaz Sharif six to nine months to heal after one surgery. He maintained that one of his surgeries might be performed in the United States.
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said that PML-N Supreme will return to the country after thorough treatment.
Responding to a question, the PML-N leader said that Maryam Nawaz had never asked the government to let her go abroad for treatment but she has the right to travel abroad for treatment.
Earlier on February 16, Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed said that the passport of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who absconded will expire tonight.
The minister announced at a press conference that the passport of the former prime minister will not be renewed, and the government can return to the country at his request and issue emergency travel documents.
He once stated that since August 20, 2018, the names of PML-N Supreme and his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif have been on the Export Control List (ECL).