KARACHI: Legendary comedian Umer Sharif left for the US to seek medical treatment Tuesday in an air ambulance.
The actor was shifted to the air ambulance after his immigration process was completed at the airport.
Ambulance 1158 airborne took off after the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) took care of the comedian’s travelling process.
The uncrowned king of comedy… Umer Sharif leaving for America in Air Ambulance … May Allah Almighty bless Umar Sharif with complete and rapid healing and bring him back to his homeland with good health. Ameen… pic.twitter.com/knWzsgMIh2— Dr Imran Sheikh (@DrImranSheikh) September 28, 2021
Earlier, hospital sources said Umer Sharif’s health has improved slightly.
A team of foreign doctors had conducted a medical check-up of the comedian at a private hospital and interacted with him as well.
His family sources disclosed that the doctors’ team had declared Sharif fit for air travel.
Umer Sharif also held a telephonic conversation with his physician Dr Tariq Shahab in the US.
Meanwhile, talking to journalists, his son Jawad Umar had said that his condition is a little better as compared to yesterday.