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Nawaz Sharif’s mother Shamim Akhter passes away

PML-N leaders Nawaz Sharif and Shehbaz Sharif’s mother, Begum Shamim Akhter, passed away in London on Sunday.

The news was revealed by PML-N Deputy Secretary-General Attaullah Tarar on Twitter.

Akhter was 90 years old and had been ill for a while. According to reports, she was undergoing medical treatment.

Earlier in February, she traveled to London to meet Nawaz when he was undergoing heart surgery.

She will be buried at the Sharif family graveyard in Jati Umrah, according to PML-N leader Azma Bukhari.

Tarrar has reached Kot Lakhpat Jail to inform Shehbaz Sharif of the news.