LONDON – The wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was shifted to the intensive care unit at a UK hospital from the emergency unit Thursday night after her condition deteriorated again.

Kulsoom Nawaz suffered a cardiac arrest and could not regain consciousness for some time.

She is currently kept under intensive care/close monitoring.

Nawaz Sharif, along with daughter Maryam Nawaz left for London earlier today to spend Eid with his ailing wife. Maryam, in a tweet, informed of their departure and requested prayers for her mother’s health.