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According to local media reports a special medical board which was constituted for overseeing former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s health conducted his detailed examination at Kot Lakhpat Jail on Wednesday. It is important to mention here that the medical board, which was formed on January 25 by the Punjab government, comprises cardiac experts from Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology (AFIC), Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) and Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology (RIC).
During the examination, the panel conducted blood tests, checked his resting heart rate and as well as his heart rate while he is walking or exercising and heard the former premiers complains regarding his cardiac illness. The Punjab Medical Board will now determine the course of further treatment after receiving recommendations from the panel.
The matter became irksome to the Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, who once asked why everyone who was arrested by NAB fell ill