Shahbaz Sharif, the former CM of Punjab and current opposition leader in the National Assembly visited Adiala Jail to meet Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain Safdar on the demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz on Tuesday, 11 September 2018. She was the spouse of Pakistan’s former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and had been the first lady of Pakistan three times. She was diagnosed with cancer in August 2017, and was being treated in London, at Harley Street Clinic. Unfortunately, Kulsoom Nawaz lost her battle to life after fighting with it bravely at the age of 68.
Upon receiving this heartbreaking news, Shahbaz Sharif contacted his brother immediately to share this news. In addition, Shahbaz Sharif also convinced the jail authorities to give him the permission to visit his family members in Adiala Jail, in order to make arrangements for the funeral prayer.