ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was taken to a Rawalpindi hospital after a drop in his sugar level and blood pressure.
The former president, who remains under the custody of National Accountability Bureau (NAB), was shifted to Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology (RIC) this evening, where he was examined under the supervision of heart specialist Azhar Kayani, according to sources.
Zardari underwent angiography and other tests at the facility, the sources informed further.
NAB officials said this was a routine check-up of the former president.
Zardari’s party however said it was not formally informed about deterioration in health condition of the co-chairman.