Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife Begum Kulsoom passed away

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife Begum Kulsoom passed away

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s wife, Begum Kulsoom, passed away on Tuesday.

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz President Shehbaz Sharif and her son, Hussain Nawaz, confirmed that the former first lady breathed her last at a clinic in London.

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Begum Kulsoom passed away

Begum Kulsoom was under treatment at London’s Harley Street Clinic since June 2017. She was placed on life support last night. Sources at the clinic said she had developed a lungs problem again.  Begum Kulsoom was diagnosed with lymphoma (throat) cancer in August 2017.

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Begum Kulsoom passed away

“She had been responding well without the ventilator until last night,” the sources said.

According to sources, the Sharif family has decided to bring back Begum Kulsoom’s body to Pakistan.

Her husband and daughter, Maryam Nawaz, are currently serving a jail sentence at Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi. 

-PTC News