Printer Friendly

Medical report of Musharraf suggests by-pass operation.

ISLAMABAD -- Medical report of former military dictator recommended heart by-pass surgery of Pervez Musharraf. Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf is suffering from five diseases according to medical reports presented before the special court.

The medical reports state that Musharraf is suffering from artery blockage, mental stress, frozen shoulder spinal and bone pain. The report suggested that angiography would be conducted before undergoing by-pass operation.

Earlier on Tuesday, former president Pervez Musharraf's medical reports were presented in a sealed envelope before the special court bench hearing the retired General's high treason case.

The medical reports from the Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology (AFIC) had been summoned by the court during proceedings on Monday.

Upon receiving the medical reports, the bench ordered the prosecution and defence counsels to study the reports and present their arguments at the next hearing while the bench will deliver its verdict on Thursday. The former president was also given two days exemption from appearing before the court.
COPYRIGHT 2014 Asianet-Pakistan
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2014 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Jan 8, 2014
Previous Article:Chairman Senate to formally launch Think Tank The Syndicate today.
Next Article:Kidnapping of Hindu girls serious internal threat to Pakistan: Dr. Ramesh.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2018 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters