KARACHI Sep 28,2021- Famous Pakistani comedian actor Umer Sharif has been sent to America in an air ambulance for treatment. His wife Zareen Ghazal has also gone with him in the air ambulance.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has showed concerns over the deteriorating health of legendary comedian Umer Sharif and sanctioned Rs40 million for his treatment.
Actor Umer Sharif is suffering from heart disease and various other ailments. He has been undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Karachi for the past several weeks. The Sindh government has released a hefty sum of Rs 40 million for his treatment.
Umer Sharif was rushed by ambulance from a private hospital in Karachi to Jinnah Terminal of Karachi Airport Tuesday morning. An ambulance medical team was also present to transfer the patient from the hospital.
Umer Sharif is being flown to the US capital, Washington, for treatment, where Dr Tariq Shehab, the husband of renowned Pakistani actress Reema Khan and a cardiologist, has made arrangements for his treatment at George Washington University Hospital.