LONDON: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has ruled out animmediate return to Pakistan owingto critical condition of his wifeKulsoom Nawaz who remains on aventilator in a London hospital.
Kulsoom Nawaz has been admittedto Harley Street Clinic in Londonafter suffering a cardiac arrest onJune 14. <link#_>
“How can I think of going back toPakistan when Kulsoom is onventilator?” Nawaz Sharif toldmedia persons in London. “My wifeis battling for her life,” Sharif said,adding he might consider flyingback to Pakistan if his wife’s healthimproved in the next few days.
“But under the currentcircumstances when Kulsoom is onventilator, how can I think of goingback?” he remarked. “Do you think Ishould return leaving my wife herein this situation,” he questioned.
The former premier said that hewould comment on politics afterreturning home. “Political talkdoesn’t sound appropriate here,” hesaid. He thanked the entire nationfor praying for his wife’s health.