Pakistan: The Ex Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif was moved back to jail after seen improvement in health. Sharif, was admitted to the Cardiac Centre of the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in Islamabad after his health deteriorated due to heart trouble in the jail last week
Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz were jailed on July 13 after a court sentenced them to 10 and seven years respectively over properties in Britain which emerged in the wake of Panama Papers revelations.
Heavy security measures were taken to shift him back to jail. A convoy of 11 security vehicles escorted him to jail. He has been lodged in the Adiala Jail since July 13
Sharif wanted to go back to jail in Rawalpindi because he was unable to carry out his daily walk, adding that the former PM had been taken to hospital “against his will”. Shaukat Javed, the caretaker home minister for Punjab region said.