Nawaz Sharif on verge of kidney failure a week after arrest: Reports

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is on the verge of kidney failure while a medical board has recommended that he be shifted to a hospital from the Adiala jail on an urgent basis.

According to a report in Express Tribune, Sharif’s urea nitrogen levels has shot up to a dangerous level.

Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz Sharif were arrested on July 13 immediately after they landed in Lahore. Sharif faces 10 years in jail after being convicted in a corruption case and Maryam faces seven years in the same case.

Nawaz Sharif on verge of kidney failure a week after arrest: Reports

According to reports in Pakistani media, Sharif has been sweating excessively and dehydrating due to conditions inside the prison.

source: moneycontrol