Shamim Bibi, mother of Nawaz Sharif passes away in London
PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif and party president Shehbaz Sharif’s mother, Begum Shamim Akhtar, also known as Shamim Bibi, passed away in London on Sunday morning, MNA Pervaiz Malik confirmed to media.
The news of her death was also shared by Attaullah Tarar, PML-N’s deputy secretary-general, on Twitter.
میاں نواز شریف اور میاں شہباز شریف کی والدہ محترمہ وفات پا گئیں ہیں— Attaullah Tarar (@TararAttaullah) November 22, 2020
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إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ
Begum Shamim Akhtar had been ill for quite some time and was being treated in London, said PML-N sources.
She passed away on Sunday morning, according to party sources, at the Avenfield Apartments in London where she was staying with Nawaz Sharif.
Party sources added that Begum Shamim Akhtar’s condition had worsened over the last week and she could not regain her health due to old age.